my gut tells me

my gut tells me

According to my instincts or intuition. I don't know, Tom—my gut tells me it was the path to the right that will lead us back to camp. My gut told me that he was the one to arrest, and I was right.
See also: gut, tell
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

my gut tells me (that)

my instincts tell me that. (This refers to one's gut reaction or gut response.) My gut tells me that her idea is a sound one. This looks good on paper, but my gut tells me that it is all wrong.
See also: gut, tell
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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