insight

noun
ADJECTIVE
considerable, great, real, significant
deep, profound
detailed
brief
brilliant, good, remarkable

The objective of the research is to gain a better insight into market forces.

keen, illuminating, penetrating, perceptive, revealing
crucial, important, invaluable, valuable
helpful, useful
fascinating, interesting
startling
fresh, new, novel
original, unique

Freud's original insights into the working of the mind

rare
clear
basic, fundamental
direct, instant

The research will provide direct insight into molecular mechanisms.

additional, further
personal
critical, historical, psychological, spiritual, theoretical
… OF INSIGHT
flash

With a flash of insight, she found the solution to the problem.

degree, level
VERB + INSIGHT
have

The experienced specialist has professional skills and insight.

lack
show
afford (sb), allow (sb), give (sb), lend, offer (sb), produce, provide (sb with), yield

The letters lend some insight into her writing process.

gain, garner (esp. AmE), get, glean, obtain
apply

Teachers have to apply in the classroom the insights that they gain in educational courses.

share

We meet regularly to discuss working methods and share insights.

PREPOSITION
insight about

Schopenhauer's insight about music

insight into

a fresh insight into Picasso's mind

insight as to, insight to

an insight as to how the gene works

PHRASES
a lack of insight

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