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    please explain insight

    Hi

    It does not appear Mr. Smith has insight.

    What is the meaning of this sentence?

    thank you

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    Re: please explain insight

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Hi

    It does not appear Mr. Smith has insight.

    What is the meaning of this sentence?

    thank you
    Cambridge


    insight noun

    /ˈɪn.saɪt/ n [C or U]

    (the ability to have) a clear, deep and sometimes sudden understanding of a complicated problem or situationIt was an interesting book, full of fascinating insights into human relationships.




    Merrian Webster
    Main Entry: in·sight
    Pronunciation: \ˈin-ˌsīt\
    Function: noun
    Date: 13th century
    1 : the power or act of seeing into a situation : penetration
    2 : the act or result of apprehending the inner nature of things or of seeing intuitively
    synonyms see discernment



    It means that Mr Smith doesn't seem to have the above.

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