a faculty by which the body perceives an external stimulus; one of the faculties of sight, smell, hearing, taste, and touch.
the bear has a keen sense of smell that enables it to hunt at dusk
a feeling that something is the case.
she had the sense of being a political outsider
a sane and realistic attitude to situations and problems.
he earned respect by the good sense he showed at meetings
a way in which an expression or a situation can be interpreted; a meaning.
it is not clear which sense of the word “characters” is intended in this passage
a property, e.g., direction of motion, distinguishing a pair of objects, quantities, effects, etc., that differ only in that each is the reverse of the other.