Noun(1) a vague idea in which some confidence is placed(2) a general inclusive concept(3) an odd or fanciful or capricious idea(4) (usually plural
(1) I had no notion of what her words meant(2) Reductionism and the criterial theory lean heavily on the notion of analytic or conceptual truth.(3) she had a notion to call her friend at work(4) she had a notion to ring her friend at work(5) Keep an eye out for sales on threads and other notions while you're there.(6) All of these various versions of blogging suggest different notions regarding community.(7) I had vague notions of asking Sir Gregory about the comments that had passed between him and the Earl of Salisbury.(8) He could not be bothered with spiritual notions or metaphysical concepts.(9) Disparate sides may well use the same word or concept to evaluate and characterise beliefs and ideas, yet load them with different notions and values.(10) Chinese people seem to have more affection for, and put more belief in, Western notions and practices.(11) Our examination of the particular concepts by topic suggests differing notions about what is meant by core concept.(12) Privacy was viewed as a vague enough concept even before notions of emotional damage became incorporated into its meaning.(13) That is what Sir Owen Dixon set as the test - ordinary notions of the concept of income.(14) Conceptual analysis is carried out in the philosophy of sexuality in order to clarify the fundamental notions of sexual desire and sexual activity.(15) As a whole, the show provided insight into the formative years of artists now known for wholly different notions of what painting might be.(16) Few notions strike fear in the hearts of an audience as much as the ├ö├ç├┐concept album.├ö├ç├û
(1) preconceived notion :: vooropgestelde idee
1. idea ::
2. understanding ::
3. impulse ::
4. opinion ::
5. whimsy ::
notion, notional, notions
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Okay, the NOTION that
The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 12
The whole NOTION of marriage
seems to confuse you,
Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 4
Do you mean to tell me that none of you
has any NOTION of where he is?
Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 3
...to the NOTION
of being rendered speechless.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 17
Yeah, good for you, Leonard.
That's a lovely little NOTION.
The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 18
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