Intuitive vs. Observant

Intuitive vs. Observant — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Intuitive and Observant

Intuitiveadjective

Spontaneous, without requiring conscious thought.

The intuitive response turned out to be correct.

Observantadjective

Alert and paying close attention; watchful.

The observant police officer noticed that my tax disk was out-of-date.

Intuitiveadjective

Easily understood or grasped by intuition.

Designing software with an intuitive interface can be difficult.

Observantadjective

Diligently attentive in observing a law, custom, duty or principle; regardful; mindful.

I was normally observant of the local parking restrictions.

Intuitiveadjective

Having a marked degree of intuition.

Observantadjective

paying close attention especially to details

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Intuitivenoun

One who has (especially parapsychological) intuition.

Observantadjective

quick to notice; showing quick and keen perception

Intuitiveadjective

spontaneously derived from or prompted by a natural tendency;

an intuitive revulsion

Observantadjective

(of individuals) adhering strictly to laws and rules and customs;

law-abiding citizensobservant of the speed limit

Intuitiveadjective

obtained through intuition rather than from reasoning or observation