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Gut Feeling

The phrase 'Gut Feeling' is used to describe an intuitive feeling or response to something.

Example of Use: “I have a gut feeling that Jerry’s going to be late again.” 

Interesting fact about Gut Feeling

The idea that feelings are associated with one’s intestines or “guts” is an ancient one, but the term 'gut feeling' is believed to have come into use sometime around 1970.