Dykstra intuitively understood that Roger Clemens merely reflected the modern-day pro athlete: self-centered and destructive.
Word of his true age soon after reached Fox Company in Vietnam, explaining what the other Marines had intuitively sensed.
Students understand these intuitively, but adults often confuse them.
1640s, from Middle French intuitif or directly from Medieval Latin intuitivus, from intuit-, past participle stem of intueri "look at, consider" (see intuition). Related: Intuitively; intuitiveness.