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Translation of "sense" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /sens/
one of the five powers (hearing, taste, sight, smell, touch) by which a person or animal feels or notices sentido Dogs have an acute sense of hearing.
a feeling sensación, sentido He has an exaggerated sense of his own importance.
an awareness of (something) sentido a well-developed musical sense She has no sense of humour.
good judgement sentido común, juicio, sensatez You can rely on him – he has plenty of sense.
a meaning (of a word) significado Some words have several senses.
something which is meaningful sentido Can you make sense of her letter?
senseless adjective
stunned or unconscious inconsciente, sin conocimiento The blow knocked him senseless.
foolish absurdo, sin sentido, insensato What a senseless thing to do!
senselessly adverb
insensatamente He senselessly threw away the chance to change his life.
senselessness noun
sensor noun
a device that reacts to heat, light, or movement Sensor The infrared sensor detects intruders by sensing their heat and motion.
sensory adjective
relating to the senses of hearing, sight, smell, taste, and touch Sensorial the sensory organs.
senses noun plural
(usually with my, his, heretc) a person’s normal, sane state of mind juicio He must have taken leave of his senses When he came to his senses, he was lying in a hospital bed.
sixth sense noun
an ability to feel or realize something apparently not by means of any of the five senses sexto sentido He couldn’t hear or see anyone, but a sixth sense told him that he was being followed.
(Definition of sense from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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