1. The capacity to gain an accurate and deep intuitive understanding of a person or thing.
2. The act or outcome of grasping the inward or hidden nature of things or of perceiving in an intuitive manner.
3. a penetrating and often sudden understanding, as of a complex situation or problem.
4. the act or result of apprehending the inner nature of things or of seeing intuitively
Examples of INSIGHT
1. He is a leader of great insight.
2. The author analyzes the problem with remarkable insight.
3. I had a sudden insight.