Definition Of idea


(in Platonic thought) an eternally existing pattern of which individual things in any class are imperfect copies.

For example, the "Form" or " Idea " of a horse is intelligible, abstract, and applies to all horses.

a thought or suggestion as to a possible course of action.

they don't think it's a very good idea

the aim or purpose.

I took a job with the idea of getting some money together

Example Of idea

  • idea of prayer

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  • do you have an idea of how many will be at the party?

  • Do you have any idea how long a hold on new space shuttle takeoffs will continue?

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