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
Similar spelling:   gumptious