instinctual
adjective see instinct I

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  • instinctual — INSTINCTUÁL, Ă, instinctuali, e, adj. Instinctiv (1). [pr.: tu al] – Din fr. instinctuel. Trimis de valeriu, 21.07.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  INSTINCTUÁL adj. v. instinctiv. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  instinctuál …   Dicționar Român

  • Instinctual — is the second album by American acid house disc jockey Romanthony. It also features DJ Predator. It was released by Glasgow Underground Records on March 1, 1999.Track listing# Mind O A Predator # It s Startin # Remember A Song # Clap Ya Handz #… …   Wikipedia

  • instinctual — index born (innate), hereditary, native (inborn), natural Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • instinctual — 1841, from INSTINCT (Cf. instinct) (L. instinctus) + AL (Cf. al) (1). Related: Instinctually …   Etymology dictionary

  • instinctual — in·stinc·tu·al in stiŋ(k) chə( wə)l, stiŋ(k)sh wəl adj of, relating to, or based on instincts <instinctual behavior> <the instinctual society of social insects> …   Medical dictionary

  • instinctual — [[t]ɪnstɪ̱ŋktʃuəl[/t]] ADJ An instinctual feeling, action, or idea is one based on instinct. [WRITTEN] The relationship between a parent and a child is instinctual and stems from basic human nature …   English dictionary

  • instinctual — instinctive, instinctual The normal adjective from instinct in everyday use is instinctive, which can refer to people and animals or to their behaviour and actions. Instinctual is used mainly in technical contexts such as psychology and… …   Modern English usage

  • instinctual — adj. Instinctual is used with these nouns: ↑drive, ↑impulse …   Collocations dictionary

  • instinctual — UK [ɪnˈstɪŋktjuəl] / US [ɪnˈstɪŋktʃuəl] adjective based on instinct Aggression is one of the basic human instinctual drives …   English dictionary

  • instinctual — instinct ► NOUN 1) an inborn tendency or impulse to behave in a certain way. 2) a natural ability or skill. ► ADJECTIVE (instinct with) formal ▪ imbued or filled with (a quality). DERIVATIVES instinctual adjective. ORIGI …   English terms dictionary

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