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  • 1 Notion — No tion, [L. notio, fr. noscere to know: cf. F. notion. See {Know}.] 1. Mental apprehension of whatever may be known or imagined; an idea; a conception; more properly, a general or universal conception, as distinguishable or definable by marks or …

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  • 2 notion — n. 1) to have a notion 2) to dispel a notion 3) a foggy, hazy, vague; ludicrous; odd, strange; preconceived; widespread notion 4) a notion about, of (he didn t have the slightest notion of what I meant) 5) a notion that + clause (we tried to… …

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  • 3 notion — 01. Fred has this strange [notion] that he can do whatever he wants, and no one will challenge him on it. 02. The [notion] that all people are created equal is a political philosophy rather than a literal fact. 03. Where did you get the [notion]… …

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  • 4 notion — n. 1 a a concept or idea; a conception (it was an absurd notion). b an opinion (has the notion that people are honest). c a vague view or understanding (have no notion what you mean). 2 an inclination, impulse, or intention (has no notion of… …

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  • 5 notion — [[t]no͟ʊʃ(ə)n[/t]] ♦♦♦ notions 1) N COUNT: oft N of n/ ing/wh, N that A notion is an idea or belief about something. We each have a notion of just what kind of person we d like to be... I reject absolutely the notion that privatisation of our… …

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  • 6 Notion (ancient city) — Notion or Notium (Ancient Greek Νότιον, southern ) was a Greek city state on the west coast of Anatolia; it is about 50 kilometers (31 mi) south of Izmir in modern Turkey, on the Gulf of Kuşadası. Notion was located on a hill from which the… …

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  • 7 Notion (song) — Notion Single by Kings of Leon from the album Only by the Night Released …

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  • 8 Notion (philosophy) — A notion in philosophy is a reflection in the mind of real objects and phenomena in their essential features and relations. Notions are usually described in terms of scope and content. This is because notions are often created in response to… …

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  • 9 notion — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ absurd, foolish, misguided, ridiculous, silly ▪ foggiest, vague ▪ I haven t the foggiest notion of how to get there …

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  • 10 have the foggiest notion — (not) have the foggiest (idea/notion) informal to not know the answer to a question. Do you know where Kate s gone? I haven t the foggiest. The photocopier s broken down again, and nobody has the foggiest idea how to fix it. (often + question… …

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  • 11 Have Space Suit—Will Travel — infobox Book | name = Have Space Suit Will Travel title orig = image caption = First Edition cover of Have Space Suit Will Travel author = Robert A. Heinlein illustrator = cover artist = country = United States language = English series =… …

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  • 12 have — verb Have is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑hotel, ↑library, ↑mixture, ↑patient, ↑room, ↑sentence, ↑tape, ↑word Have is used with these nouns as the object: ↑A level, ↑ability, ↑ …

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  • 13 have the foggiest idea — (not) have the foggiest (idea/notion) informal to not know the answer to a question. Do you know where Kate s gone? I haven t the foggiest. The photocopier s broken down again, and nobody has the foggiest idea how to fix it. (often + question… …

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  • 14 foggiest (notion), not have the —  Have no idea whatever …

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  • 15 Urban notion — Formed in 2001 and based in Christchurch, New Zealand, Urban Notion is a collective of Drum n Bass musicians, producers and artists.PromotionUrban Notion run and manage events and tours in Christchurch and around New Zealand and have risen to… …

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  • 16 Sometimes a Great Notion (film) — Sometimes a Great Notion Theatrical release poster Directed by Paul Newman Produced b …

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  • 17 Sometimes a Great Notion — For other uses, see Sometimes a Great Notion (disambiguation). Sometimes a Great Notion   …

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  • 18 The Notion Club Papers — Middle earth portal The Notion Club Papers is the title of an abandoned novel by J. R. R. Tolkien, written during 1945 and published posthumously in Sauron Defeated, the 9th volume of The History of Middle earth. It is a space/time/dream travel… …

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  • 19 Sometimes a Great Notion (novel) — Infobox Book name = Sometimes a Great Notion image caption = author = Ken Kesey country = United States language = English genre = Novel publisher = Viking Press release date = July 27, 1964 media type = Print (Hardback Paperback) pages = 715… …

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  • 20 Sometimes a Great Notion — by Ken Kesey (1964)    This second novel by ken kesey, which is often considered to be his masterpiece, exhibits a concern with local color that is reminiscent of many of America’s best regionalist writers such as William Faulkner and John… …

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