An example of intuition is love at first sight.
Origin of intuition
- Middle English intuicioun insight from Late Latin intuitiō intuitiōn- a looking at from Latin intuitus a look from past participle of intuērī to look at, contemplate in- on in–2 tuērī to look at
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle French intuition, from Medieval Latin intuitio (“a looking at, immediate cognition”), from Latin intueri (“to look at, consider”), from in (“in, on”) + tueri (“to look, watch, guard, see, observe”).