Synonyms of insight in English:


See US English definition of insight

See UK English definition of insight

See Spanish definition of perspicacia


1‘your knowledge and insight have been invaluable to us’

intuition, perception, awareness, discernment, understanding, comprehension, apprehension, appreciation, cognizance, penetration, acumen, astuteness, perspicacity, perspicaciousness, sagacity, sageness, discrimination, judgement, shrewdness, sharpness, sharp-wittedness, acuity, acuteness, flair, breadth of view, vision, far-sightedness, prescience, imagination
informal nous, horse sense, savvy
rare sapience, arguteness

2‘the book provides a rare insight into the complexities of government’

understanding of, appreciation of, revelation about, illumination of
introduction to, experience of, description of
realization, recognition, enlightenment
informal aha moment
informal eye-opener