Synonyms of insight in English:



  • 1 your knowledge and insight have been invaluable to us
    intuition, perception, awareness, discernment, understanding, comprehension, apprehension, appreciation, cognizance, penetration, acumen, astuteness, perspicacity, perspicaciousness, sagacity, sageness, discrimination, judgement, shrewdness, sharpness, sharp-wittedness, acuity, acuteness, flair, breadth of view, vision, far-sightedness, prescience, imagination
    informal nous, horse sense, savvy
    rare sapience, arguteness
  • 2 the book provides a rare insight into the complexities of government
    understanding of, appreciation of, revelation about, illumination of;
    introduction to, experience of, description of;
    realization, recognition, enlightenment
    informal aha moment
    informal eye-opener
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