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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. i Survived A Favourite book...I'm going to go with my gut answer, even though I'm going to sound very stupid.
"I go with my gut feeling and that was that the performance at Newcastle on Saturday was not as good as we wanted."
I always said that in my next film, I'd go with my gut."
"All my time as a player, and now in this side of the game, I just go with my gut instinct.
On critical decisions I didn't go with my gut instinct.