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Synonyms for hunch

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intuition, hunch, suspicionnoun

    an impression that something might be the case

    "he had an intuition that something had gone wrong"

    suspiciousness, intuition, suspicion, distrust, mistrust, misgiving

  2. hunchverb

    the act of bending yourself into a humped position

    intuition, suspicion

  3. hunch, hump, hunch forward, hunch oververb

    round one's back by bending forward and drawing the shoulders forward

    jazz, have sex, do it, hunch forward, bang, screw, have a go at it, hunch over, have intercourse, sleep together, love, know, roll in the hay, get it on, lie with, have it away, be intimate, eff, sleep with, get laid, bed, make out, have it off, bonk, hump, make love

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hunch

    hump, protuberance, knob, bunch, lump

  2. hunch

    punch, push, shove

  3. hunch

    [Colloquial.] lump, hunk, large piece, thick slice

  4. hunchverb

    punch, push, shove, jostle

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hunchnoun

    hump, protuberance, chunk, lump

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "hunch":

    intuition, feeling, instinct, premonition, gut, vibe, insight

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How to use hunch in a sentence?

  1. Daniel Blower:

    It has always been a problem, but my hunch is that (drowsy driving) has probably increased.

  2. Tom Kloza:

    My hunch is we're probably through the worst of this.

  3. Susan Walsh -RRB- Ryan:

    My hunch is that we need new leadership across the board, Democrats, Republicans, i think it's time for a generational move for new leaders on both sides. I think the environment politically across the country is poisonous and, you know, people, I think, want some change and I think it's important for us in both parties….

  4. Frank Capra:

    A hunch is creativity trying to tell you something.

  5. Jane Wagner:

    What is reality, anyway Just a collective hunch.

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