Sense or senses


The faculties through which the body perceives, receives and feels stimuli from outside, as the faculties of sight, hearing, smell, touch, taste, and balance. Or, a feeling, sensation, or perception. A meaning conveyed; signification.It may also refer to sensations understood, estimated, intuited, or even vaguely felt.Sense is sometimes associated with sensuality, because the senses are the means of providing physical gratification and pleasure.Also see allegory, haptic, memory, mind, motivation, multiple intelligence theory, music, percept, sensitivity, sensorium, synesthesia, and tactile.