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nous

 
Noun nous has 2 senses
  1. nous - common sense; "she has great social nous"
    --1 is a kind of
    common sense, good sense, gumption, horse sense, sense, mother wit
  2. mind, head, brain, psyche, nous - that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason; "his mind wandered"; "I couldn't get his words out of my head"
    --2 is a kind of cognition, knowledge, noesis
    --2 has particulars:
     noddle; tabula rasa; ego; unconscious mind, unconscious; subconscious mind, subconscious
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