Definitions for

Overview of noun idea

The noun idea has 5 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (151) idea, thought

(the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about; "it was not a good idea"; "the thought never entered my mind")

2. (4) mind, idea

(your intention; what you intend to do; "he had in mind to see his old teacher"; "the idea of the game is to capture all the pieces")

3. (1) idea

(a personal view; "he has an idea that we don't like him")

4. (1) estimate, estimation, approximation, idea

(an approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth; "an estimate of what it would cost"; "a rough idea how long it would take")

5. theme, melodic theme, musical theme, idea

((music) melodic subject of a musical composition; "the theme is announced in the first measures"; "the accompanist picked up the idea and elaborated it") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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