1. [ noun ] a general inclusive concept
Related terms: concept mumpsimus
2. [ noun ] a vague idea in which some confidence is placed
Synonyms: feeling impression belief opinion

"his impression of her was favorable" "what are your feelings about the crisis?" "it strengthened my belief in his sincerity" "I had a feeling that she was lying"

Related terms: idea effect intuition presence first_blush believe
3. [ noun ] an odd or fanciful or capricious idea
Synonyms: whimsy whimsey whim

"the theatrical notion of disguise is associated with disaster in his stories" "he had a whimsy about flying to the moon" "whimsy can be humorous to someone with time to enjoy it"

Related terms: idea
4. [ noun ] (usually plural) small personal articles or clothing or sewing items
Synonyms: notions

"buttons and needles are notions"

Related terms: article whatchamacallit ribbon
Similar spelling:   Nodine