Definition Of notion


a conception of or belief about something.

children have different notions about the roles of their parents

an impulse or desire, especially one of a whimsical kind.

she had a notion to call her friend at work

items used in sewing, such as buttons, pins, and hooks.

Store small notions , such as buttons, pins and snaps, in empty film containers, pill bottles or baby food jars.

Example Of notion

  • All of these various versions of blogging suggest different notions regarding community.

  • Also be sure to get such notions as thread, zippers, buttons, and interfacing.

  • And this desire transcends all notions of fear for one's own safety.

  • As a whole, the show provided insight into the formative years of artists now known for wholly different notions of what painting might be.

  • As social psychologists we have an inherent interest in all notions which might inform practices related to social and family responsibility.

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