[suh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]
noun Zen.
sudden enlightenment.

1720–30; < Japanese: noun derivative of v. “to awaken” (sato- aware + -r- formative affix) Unabridged
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satori (səˈtɔːrɪ)
Zen Buddhism the state of sudden indescribable intuitive enlightenment
[from Japanese]

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Example sentences
That's as near as they are ever going to come to it, unsolicited satori.
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