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Synonyms for common sense

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. common sense, good sense, gumption, horse sense, sense, mother wit(noun)

    sound practical judgment

    gumption, sensation, sentience, grit, sentiency, good sense, backbone, guts, common sense, sand, moxie, sense, horse sense, signified, sensory faculty, mother wit


  1. common sense(noun)

    Ordinary sensible understanding; one's basic intelligence which allows for plain understanding and without which good decisions or judgments cannot be made.

    good sense, native wit, mother wit

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. common sense

    acuteness, astuteness, brilliancy, capacity, intelligence, sagacity, sense, soundness, wisdom

    fatuity, folly, foolishness, idiocy, imbecility, incapacity, senselessness, stupidity

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