- 1British • informal Common sense; practical intelligence: if he had any nous at all, he’d sell the film rightsMás ejemplos en oraciones
- At least they appear to possess more nous [common sense] than is often credited to viewers of that kind of program.
- But it is hardly surprising - when just about every aspect of the curriculum is now prescribed by the government - that teachers feel impotent to use their own know-how and nous.
- McAllister's performances caught the eye of Liverpool manager Houllier, who was searching for an experienced campaigner to add nous and wisdom to his young midfield.
- 2 Philosophy The mind or intellect.Más ejemplos en oraciones
- In antiquity commentators traditionally referred to this intellect as the active intellect, nous poiêtikos.
- The Greek word for repentance is metanoia (from meta, ‘after’, and nous, ‘mind’).
- Sorcery is a tiny facet of magic, whose final goal is the realisation of nous and the unification of heaven and earth.
late 17th century (in sense 2): from Greek, 'mind, intelligence, intuitive apprehension'.
Más definiciones de nousDefinición de nous en:
- el diccionario Inglés de EE.UU.