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: gut
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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.