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brain

Synonyms of brain in English:

noun

  • 1 the disease attacks certain cells in the brain
    cerebrum, cerebral matter
    technicalencephalon
  • 2 (also brains) success requires brains as well as brawn she racked her brain for inspiration
    intelligence, intellect, intellectual capacity, mental capacity, brainpower, cleverness, wit, wits, powers of reasoning, reasoning, wisdom, sagacity, acumen, discernment, shrewdness, judgement, understanding, common sense, sense;
    informalnous, grey matter, savvy, braininess, upper storey
    British informalloaf
    North American informalsmarts
    South African informalkop
  • 3 (brains) informal Janice is the brains of the family
    [Antonyms] dunce, idiot
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    cerebro- related prefix, as in cerebro-spinal
    encephalo- related prefix, as in encephalopathy
    cerebral, encephalic relating to the brain
    encephalitis inflammation of the brain

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