What does the word intuition mean?

Usage examples for intuition

  1. A subtle intuition had warned her that Lance was wrapped up in his care for Adela to an extent which he himself was not able to measure. – True and Other Stories by George Parsons Lathrop
  2. And through what intuition of the truth had Mr. Kane come to his present hopelessness? – Franklin Kane by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  3. His brain had handled the problem with the certainty of intuition. – The Lost Trail by Edward S. Ellis