|1.||[ noun ] sound practical judgment|
|Synonyms:||sense common_sense mother_wit horse_sense good_sense|
"I can't see the sense in doing it now" "he hasn't got the sense God gave little green apples" "fortunately she had the sense to run away"
|Related terms:||sagacity logic nous road_sense sense|
|2.||[ noun ] (informal) fortitude and determination|
|Synonyms:||guts backbone sand moxie grit|
"he didn't have the guts to try it"
|Related terms:||fortitude colloquialism|