Definitions for sensation

Definitions for (noun) sensation

Main entry: sensation, sense, sensory faculty, sentience, sentiency

Definition: the faculty through which the external world is apprehended

Usage: in the dark he had to depend on touch and on his senses of smell and hearing

Main entry: esthesis, sensation, sense datum, sense experience, sense impression, aesthesis

Definition: an unelaborated elementary awareness of stimulation

Usage: a sensation of touch

Main entry: sensation

Definition: a general feeling of excitement and heightened interest

Usage: anticipation produced in me a sensation somewhere between hope and fear

Main entry: ace, adept, superstar, champion, sensation, star, genius, whiz, whizz, virtuoso, wiz, wizard, maven, mavin, hotshot

Definition: someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field

Main entry: sensation

Definition: a state of widespread public excitement and interest

Usage: the news caused a sensation

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