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noun [countable] notion pronunciation in American English /ˈnoʊʃ(ə)n/
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singularnotion
pluralnotions
  1. knowledge or understanding of something
    I haven’t the faintest notion what you’re talking about.
    1. a.
      an opinion or belief, especially one that is wrong or silly
      Employment decisions should never be based on misconceived notions about age.
    2. b.
      a sudden interest in doing something
      a notion to do something: I’ve a notion to spend the day at the beach.

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