Essential Meaning of intuitive
1
: having the ability to know or understand things without any proof or evidence : having or characterized by intuition
She has an intuitive mind an intuitive person
2
: based on or agreeing with what is known or understood without any proof or evidence : known or understood by intuition
She has an intuitive [=instinctive] understanding of the business. a doctor with an intuitive awareness of his patients' concerns
3
: agreeing with what seems naturally right
The argument makes intuitive sense.
Full Definition of intuitive
1
: possessing or given to intuition or insight
an intuitive mind
2a
: known or perceived by intuition : directly apprehended
had an intuitive awareness of his sister's feelings
b
: knowable by intuition
intuitive truths
c
: based on or agreeing with intuition
intuitive responses makes intuitive sense
d
: readily learned or understood
software with an intuitive interface
3
: knowing or perceiving by intuition
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The first known use of intuitive was circa 1645
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