Synonyms of common sense in English:

common sense

See definition of common sense


1‘he is quick to praise her professionalism and common sense’


good sense, sense, sensibleness, native wit, native intelligence, mother wit, wit, judgement, sound judgement, level-headedness, prudence, discernment, acumen, sharpness, sharp-wittedness, canniness, astuteness, shrewdness, judiciousness, wisdom, insight, intuition, intuitiveness, perceptiveness, perspicacity, vision, understanding, intelligence, reason, powers of reasoning

practicality, capability, initiative, resourcefulness, enterprise

informal horse sense, gumption, nous, savvy, know-how

British informal common

North American informal smarts

rare sapience, arguteness