Definitions for brain

Definitions for (noun) brain

Main entry: brain, encephalon

Definition: that part of the central nervous system that includes all the higher nervous centers; enclosed within the skull; continuous with the spinal cord

Main entry: psyche, head, brain, nous, mind

Definition: that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason

Usage: his mind wandered; I couldn't get his words out of my head

Main entry: brain, brainpower, wit, learning ability, mental capacity, mentality

Definition: mental ability

Usage: he's got plenty of brains but no common sense

Main entry: brain

Definition: the brain of certain animals used as meat

Main entry: genius, brain, brainiac, mastermind, Einstein

Definition: someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality

Usage: Mozart was a child genius; he's smart but he's no Einstein

Definitions for (verb) brain

Main entry: brain

Definition: kill by smashing someone's skull

Main entry: brain

Definition: hit on the head

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