Definitions for insightˈɪnˌsaɪt
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
an instance of apprehending the true nature of a thing, esp. through intuitive understanding.
penetrating mental discernment.
Psychol. an understanding of the motivations behind one's thoughts or behavior. (in psychotherapy) a recognition of the sources of one's emotional or mental problem.
Origin of insight:
clear or deep perception of a situation
insight, perceptiveness, perceptivity(noun)
a feeling of understanding
insight, brainstorm, brainwave(noun)
the clear (and often sudden) understanding of a complex situation
insight, sixth sense(noun)
grasping the inner nature of things intuitively
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
***a clear understanding or the ability to understand the truth
The interview gives us an insight into her character.; to gain insight into sth; a moment of insight and inspiration; an insightful look at the coming decade
A sight or view of the interior of anything; a deep inspection or view; introspection; frequently used with into.
Power of acute observation and deduction; penetration; discernment; perception.
Knowledge (usually derived from consumer understanding) that a company applies in order to make a product or brand perform better and be more appealing to customers
The act or result of apprehending the inner nature of things or of seeing intuitively
An extended understanding of a subject resulting from identification of relationships and behaviors within a model, context, or scenario.
Origin: From insight, insiht, from in- (from ) + sight, siht, or from insiht. Compare inzicht, Einsicht. More at in, sight.
a sight or view of the interior of anything; a deep inspection or view; introspection; -- frequently used with into
power of acute observation and deduction; penetration; discernment; perception
Insight on the News
Insight on the News was an American conservative print and online news magazine. It was owned by News World Communications, an international media conglomerate then owned by the Unification Church, which owned The Washington Times and now owns United Press International and newspapers in Japan, South Korea, Africa, and South America. Insight's reporting often resulted in journalistic controversy.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'insight' in Nouns Frequency: #1717
Translations for insight
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(the quality of having) an understanding of something
He shows remarkable insight (into children's problems).
- بَصيره، تَبَصُّرArabic
- perspicáciaPortuguese (BR)
- die EinsichtGerman
- indsigt; forståelseDanish
- διορατικότητα, βαθιά αντίληψηGreek
- comprensión; perspicaciaSpanish
- הֲבָנָה מַעֲמִיקָהHebrew
- pronicavost, oštroumnostCroatian
- (jó) meglátás; betekintésHungarian
- innsæi; skilningurIcelandic
- 통찰, 식견Korean
- įžvalgumas, supratimasLithuanian
- izpratne; ieskatsLatvian
- innsikt, innblikk iNorwegian
- ځيركى ، پوهه ، بصيرتPashto
- chápanie, vniknutie; náhľad, rozhľadSlovak
- insikt[er], inblickSwedish
- anlayış, kavrayışTurkish
- 洞察(力)Chinese (Trad.)
- розуміння; проникливістьUkrainian
- sự thấu hiểuVietnamese
- 洞悉，洞察力Chinese (Simp.)
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