Synonyms for brainstorm

Synonyms for (noun) brainstorm

Synonyms: insight, brainstorm, brainwave

Definition: the clear (and often sudden) understanding of a complex situation

Similar words: savvy, apprehension, discernment, understanding

Definition: the cognitive condition of someone who understands

Usage: he has virtually no understanding of social cause and effect

Synonyms for (verb) brainstorm

Synonyms: brainstorm

Definition: try to solve a problem by thinking intensely about it

Similar words: think, cogitate, cerebrate

Definition: use or exercise the mind or one's power of reason in order to make inferences, decisions, or arrive at a solution or judgments

Usage: I've been thinking all day and getting nowhere