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noun, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 本能

noun, no adjective
  1. instinct

Definition and Synonyms for 本能

Instinct inborn pattern of behavior often responsive to specific stimuli
Synonyms: インスティンクト, 本能

Meanings for each kanji in 本能

book; present; main; origin; true; real; counter for long cylindrical things Kanji Details »
ability; talent; skill; capacity Kanji Details »

Categories 本能 is a member of

Aptitude inherent ability
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Sample Sentences for 本能

When you rely on the team too much, it may reduce your individual competitive instincts.
In art, as in love, instinct is good enough.
Animals act according to their instincts.
Laughter is a human instinct, and when it comes to instinct, cultural barriers don't exist.
In making a decision, I rely not on logic but on instinct.

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