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ideanoun abstraction, aim, appraisal, apprehension, assessment, belief, calculation, cogitatio, conceit, concept, conception, conjecture, conviction, doctrine, dogma, estimate, estimation, evaluation, excogitation, fancy, guess, hypothesis, impression, inference, intent, intention, judgment, notion, object, opinion, percept, perception, persuasion, plan, point of view, presupposition, product of imagination, purpose, reflection, sentiment, supposition, surmise, suspicion, tenet, theory, thought, train of thought, valuation, view, viewpoint
See also: apprehension, belief, clue, concept, connotation, end, feeling, hint, import, intent, intimation, meaning, notion, objective, opinion, perception, project, proposal, proposition, purpose, sense, substance, suggestion, tenor