Definition of extrasensory perception in English:

extrasensory perception

(also ESP)

noun

  • The faculty of perceiving things by means other than the known senses, e.g., by telepathy or clairvoyance.

    • ‘On the other hand, observation of extrasensory perception and psychokinesis is tenuous at best.’
    • ‘Numerous studies have examined various psychological correlates of extrasensory perception scores, such as personality traits.’
    • ‘More people believe in extrasensory perception than in evolution.’
    • ‘Nearly half or more believe in extrasensory perception or ESP.’
    • ‘Many believe that the bond between man and animals, known from great antiquity, includes extrasensory perception.’

Pronunciation:

extrasensory perception

/ˌekstrəˌsensərē pərˈsepSH(ə)n/