intuit

verb in·tu·it \ in-ˈtü-ət , -ˈtyü- \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of intuit

transitive verb
:to know, sense, or understand by intuition

intuitable

play \in-ˈtü-ə-tə-bəl, -ˈtyü-\ adjective

Examples of intuit in a Sentence

  1. He was able to intuit the answer immediately.

  2. She intuited a connection between the two crimes.

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First Known Use of intuit

1855


INTUIT Defined for English Language Learners

intuit

verb

Definition of intuit for English Language Learners

  • : to know or understand (something) because of what you feel or sense rather than because of evidence : to know or understand (something) through intuition



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