go with (one's) gut

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go with (one's) gut

To trust or follow an intuition or instinct, as opposed to an opinion based on a logical analysis. If you're worried because your daughter isn't home yet, go with your gut and call the police.
See also: go, gut
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The coach said he "had to go with his gut" in choosing Conor.
But in the end, Asher decided to go with his gut and write an ending where Hannah will die.
"He spoke to me and I told him to go with his gut instinct, and his gut instinct was to stay where he was."
They, and his girlfriend, advised him to go with his gut reaction.