Intuition

(Roget's Thesaurus)
Sophistry
-->The absence of reasoning.-->. False or vicious reasoning
PARAG:Intuition->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ 1
=>{ant,476,}
intuition
instinct
association
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ presentiment
presentiment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ rule of thumb
rule of thumb
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ sophistry
sophistry
paralogy
perversion
casuistry
jesuitry
equivocation
evasion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ chicane
chicane
chicanery
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ quiddet
quiddet
quiddity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ mystification
mystification
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ special pleading
special pleading
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ speciousness
speciousness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ nonsense
nonsense
&c. 497
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ word-fence
word-fence
tongue-fence
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ false reasoning
false reasoning
vicious reasoning
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ petitio principii
petitio principii
ignoratio elenchi
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ post hoc ergo propter hoc
post hoc ergo propter hoc
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ non sequitur
non sequitur
ignotum per ignotius
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ misjudgment
misjudgment
&c. 481
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ false teaching
false teaching
&c. 538
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ sophism
sophism
solecism
paralogism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ quibble
quibble
quirk
elenchus
elench
fallacy
quod-libet
subterfuge
subtlety
quillet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ inconsistency
inconsistency
antilogy
=> a delusion, a mockery, and a snare
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ a delusion a mockery and a snare
a delusion a mockery and a snare
=>(Denman)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ claptrap
claptrap
mere words
=> lame and impotent conclusion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ lame and impotent conclusion
lame and impotent conclusion
=>(Othello)
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ meshes of sophistry
meshes of sophistry
cobwebs of sophistry
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ flaw in an argument
flaw in an argument
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ weak point
weak point
bad case
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ overrefinement
overrefinement
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ hairsplitting
hairsplitting
&c.->V.
PARAG:Intuition->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ judge intuitively
judge intuitively
judge by intuition
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ hazard a proposition
hazard a proposition
hazard a guess
talk at random
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ reason ill
reason ill
reason falsely
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ misjudge
misjudge
&c. 481
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ paralogize
paralogize
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ pervert
pervert
quibble
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ equivocate
equivocate
mystify
evade
elude
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ gloss over
gloss over
varnish
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ misteach
misteach
&c. 538
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ mislead
mislead
&c.(error) 495
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ cavil
cavil
refine
subtilie
split airs
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ misrepresent
misrepresent
&c.(lie) 544
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ beg the question
beg the question
reason in a circle
cut blocks with a razor
beat about the bush
play fast and loose
blow hot and cold
prove that black is white and white black
travel out of the record
parler d tort et a travers
put oneself out of court
not have a leg to stand on
PARAG:Intuition->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ intuitive
intuitive
instinctive
impulsive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ independent of reason
independent of reason
anterior to reason
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ gratuitous
gratuitous
hazarded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unconnected
unconnected
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unreasonable
unreasonable
illogical
false
unsound
invalid
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unwarranted
unwarranted
not following
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ inconsequent
inconsequent
inconsequential
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ inconsistent
inconsistent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ absonous|
absonous|
absonant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unscientific
unscientific
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ untenable
untenable
inconclusive
incorrect
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ fallacious
fallacious
fallible
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ groundless
groundless
unproved
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ deceptive
deceptive
sophistical jesuitical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ illusive
illusive
illusory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ specious
specious
hollow
plausible
ad captandum
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ evasive
evasive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ irrelevant
irrelevant
&c. 10
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ weak
weak
feeble
poor
flimsy
loose
vague
irrational
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ nonsensical
nonsensical
&c.(absurd) 497
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ foolish
foolish
&c.(imbecile) 499
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ frivolous
frivolous
pettifogging
quibbling
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ finespun
finespun
overrefined
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ at the end of one's tether
at the end of one's tether
au bout de son latin
PARAG:Intuition->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ intuitively
intuitively
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ by intuition
by intuition
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ illogically
illogically
&c.->Adj.

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Intuition — • A psychological and philosophical term which designates the process of immediate apprehension or perception of an actual fact, being, or relation between two terms and its results Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Intuition      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Intuition — has many related meanings, usually connected to the meaning ability to sense or know immediately without reasoning , and is often regarded as a divine or prophetic power, including:* Intuition is the philosophical method of Henri Bergson. *… …   Wikipedia

  • Intuition — In tu*i tion, n. [L. intuitus, p. p. of intueri to look on; in in, on + tueri: cf. F. intuition. See {Tuition}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A looking after; a regard to. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] What, no reflection on a reward! He might have an intuition at… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intuition — intuition, instinct The two words overlap in meaning, and the OED indeed uses intuition in one of its definitions of instinct. Both refer to intellectual activity and both denote processes in which knowledge is apprehended without using any… …   Modern English usage

  • Intuition — Sf Gespür, Erkennen eines Sachverhalts ohne bewußte Reflexion erw. fach. (18. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus ml. intuitio ( onis) unmittelbare Anschauung , älter Erscheinen des Bildes auf der Oberfläche eines Spiegels , zu l. intuērī genau… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Intuitĭon — (v. lat.), 1) Anschauung; 2) bes. innere I., das Vermögen, durch Zurückgezogenheit des Geistes in sich Kenntniß vom Übersinnlichen zu erlangen; davon Intuitiv, anschauend, anschaulich; intuitu, in Anschauung, in Erwägung …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Intuition — (lat., »Anschauung«), im Gegensatz zur Reflexion (s. d.) die Fähigkeit, verwickelte Beziehungen mit einem Schlage richtig zu erfassen, Übersinnliches (künstlerische und philosophische Ideen, das Wesentliche einer Sache) mit dem geistigen Auge… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Intuition — (lat.), Anschauung; anschauende, ohne Verstandesoperationen unmittelbar vorgestellte Erkenntnis; innere I., Erkenntnis des Übersinnlichen durch Zurückgezogenheit in sich selbst; intuitīv, anschauend, anschaulich. Intuĭtu, in Ansehung oder… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Intuition — Intuition, lat. deutsch, Anschauung, dann besonders die innere Schauung des Uebersinnlichen u. Göttlichen; vgl. Ekstase, Mystik, Speculation; intuitiv, anschauend, schauend; intuitu, in Anschauung, in Anbetracht …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • intuition — index belief (state of mind), common sense, comprehension, discretion (quality of being discreet), discrimination (good judgment) …   Law dictionary

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