Meaning of “sensation” - Learner’s Dictionary

sensation

noun uk us /senˈseɪʃən/
PHYSICAL [ C, U ]

B2 a physical feeling, or the ability to physically feel things:

a burning sensation
Three months after the accident she still has no sensation in her right foot.
FEELING [ C ]

B2 a strange feeling or idea that you can not explain:

I had the strangest sensation that I had met him before.
EXCITEMENT [ no plural ]

B2 a lot of excitement, surprise, or interest, or the person or event that causes these feelings:

Their affair caused a sensation.

(Definition of “sensation” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)