Psych Central



Intuition

By Renée Grinnell

The ability to judge situations without conscious deliberation or the use of reason; conclusions arrived at through the use of intuition cannot necessarily be justified. Intuition (N) is also one of the four Meyers-Briggs personality type indicators.

Example: As she turned the corner, she felt an inexplicable sense of dread; moments later, the masked man ran by and began shooting.


    Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 22 Oct 2008