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Etymology[]

From Middle English minde < Old English ġemynd (memory, remembrance, memorial, thought).

Pronunciation[]

  • enPR: mīnd, IPA: /maɪnd/, SAMPA: /maInd/
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    Rhymes: -aɪnd
  • Homophones: mined

Noun[]

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Singular
Mind

Plural
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  1. The ability for rational thought.
    Despite advancing age, his mind was still as sharp as ever.
  2. The ability to be aware of things.
    There was no doubt in his mind that they would win.
  3. The ability to remember things.
    My mind just went blank.
  4. The ability to focus the thoughts.
    I can’t keep my mind on what I’m doing.
  5. Somebody that embodies certain mental qualities.
    He was one of history’s greatest minds.
  6. Judgment, opinion, or view.
    He changed his mind after hearing the speech.
  7. Desire, inclination, or intention.
    She had a mind to go to Paris.
    A mind to the madness.
  8. A healthy mental state.
    I, ______ being of sound mind and body, do hereby...
    You are losing your mind.
  9. Template:Philosophy The spirit of consciousness regarded as an aspect of reality.
    In the philosophy of mind, dualism is about the relationship between mind and matter.

Synonyms[]

  • (ability for rational thought): brain, head, intellect, intelligence, nous, psyche, reason, wit
  • (ability to be aware of things): consciousness
  • (ability to remember things): memory, recollection
  • (ability to focus the thoughts): attention, concentration, focus
  • (somebody that embodies certain mental qualities): genius, intellectual, thinker
  • (judgement, opinion, or view): judgment, judgement, idea, opinion, view
  • (desire, inclination, or intention): desire, disposition, idea, inclination, intention, mood
  • (healthy mental state): sanity

Derived terms[]

Translations[]

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Verb[]

Infinitive
to Mind

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to Mind (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)

  1. To pay attention to.
    Mind the gap.
    Mind one’s manners.
    Mind you, she's very able.
  2. To care, to object, to have a contrary opinion.
    I don’t mind.
  3. To look after, to take care of.
    Would you mind my bag for me?
  4. To remember.

Quotations[]

  • For examples of the usage of this term see the citations page.

Usage notes[]

  • In sense 2. this is a catenative verb that takes the gerund (-ing). See Appendix:English catenative verbs

Derived terms[]

Translations[]


Estonian[]

Pronoun[]

mind

  1. me

Hungarian[]

Etymology[]

From mi (what)

Pronunciation[]

Adverb[]

Mind

  1. (formal) as well as
    mind a magánéletben, mind a munkában - both in private life and in work
  2. with everyone, all, together (usually of persons)
    Mind összegyűltek a ház előtt. - They all (together) gathered in front of the house.

Synonyms[]

  • mindnyájan, mindannyian

Pronoun[]

Mind

  1. all of them, everyone, each of them (grammatically singular)
    Milyenek a fogaid? - Nem jók, de még mind megvan. - How are your teeth? - Not well, but I still have all of them.
  2. accusative case of the same pronoun
    Mind megettem.- I ate all of it.

Synonyms[]

  • mindegyikük, mindegyik
  • az összes
  • (accusative): mindet

Related terms[]

  • mindaz
  • mindegy
  • mindegyik
  • minden
  • mindet
  • mindez
  • mindig
  • mindössze

See also[]

  • nem mind arany, ami fénylik

Scots[]

Etymology[]

Old English ġemynd.

Pronunciation[]

  • [[w:Template:Sco phonology|IPA]]: /mɑend/

Noun[]

Mind ({{{1}}})

Singular
Mind

Plural
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  1. memory, recollection.
  2. mind.

Verb[]

Template:Sco-verb

  1. To remember.
  2. To remind.
  3. To mind, care.

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