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Synonyms for brain

Synonyms for (noun) brain

Synonyms: 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

Similar words: neural structure Definition: a structure that is part of the nervous system

Synonyms: 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

Similar words: noesis, knowledge, cognition Definition: the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning

Synonyms: brain, brainpower, wit, learning ability, mental capacity, mentality Definition: mental ability Usage: he's got plenty of brains but no common sense

Similar words: intelligence Definition: the ability to comprehend; to understand and profit from experience

Synonyms: brain Definition: the brain of certain animals used as meat

Similar words: organs, variety meat Definition: edible viscera of a butchered animal

Synonyms: 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

Similar words: intellect, intellectual Definition: a person who uses the mind creatively

Synonyms for (verb) brain

Synonyms: brain Definition: kill by smashing someone's skull

Similar words: kill Definition: cause to die; put to death, usually intentionally or knowingly Usage: This man killed several people when he tried to rob a bank; The farmer killed a pig for the holidays

Synonyms: brain Definition: hit on the head

Similar words: hit Definition: deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument Usage: He hit her hard in the face