Main definitions of sense-making in US English:

: sense-making1sense-making2

sense-making1

noun

  • The action or process of making sense of or giving meaning to something, especially new developments and experiences.

    ‘the relationship between identity and sense-making may be more complex’

Pronunciation

sense-making

/ˈsɛnsˌmeɪkɪŋ//ˈsensˌmākiNG/

Main definitions of sense-making in US English:

: sense-making1sense-making2

sense-making2

noun

  • Noun the action or process of making sense of or giving meaning to something, especially new developments and experiences.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in George Gould (1848–1922).

Pronunciation

sense-making

/ˈsɛnsˌmeɪkɪŋ//ˈsensˌmākiNG/