Definitions For Sense


  • Sound practical judgment
  • The faculty through which the external world is apprehended
  • A general conscious awareness
  • A natural appreciation or ability
  • The meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted
  • One of the five natural powers (touch, taste, smell, sight, and hearing) through which you receive information about the world around you
  • A physical feeling : something that your body experiences
  • A particular feeling : an emotion that you are aware of


  • Comprehend
  • Become aware of not through the senses but instinctively
  • Perceive by a physical sensation, e.g., coming from the skin or muscles
  • Detect some circumstance or entity automatically
  • To understand or be aware of (something) without being told about it or having evidence that it is true
  • To detect the presence or occurrence of (something)

Is Sense a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Sense is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Sense in a Sentence

  • All of my senses were on the alert for danger.
  • We had a sense that something wasn't quite right.
  • His senses were clear despite his illness.
  • She immediately sensed my dislike.
  • A motion detector can sense movement.

Synonyms for Sense

Antonyms for Sense

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