intuit

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Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from intuition and intuitive. Compare Latin intuitus, past participle of intueri (to look at or upon, observe, regard, contemplate, consider), from in (in, on) + tueri (to look); see tuition, tutor.

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intuit (third-person singular simple present intuits, present participle intuiting, simple past and past participle intuited)

  1. To know intuitively or by immediate perception.

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  • intuit in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911