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American English: /seɪn/
British English: /seɪn/

Translation of sane in Spanish:

adjective saner, sanest

  • 1 (not mad) I began to wonder whether he was entirely sane
    empecé a preguntarme si estaba en sus cabales or en su sano juicio
    it's the only thing that keeps me sane
    es lo que impide que me vuelva loco
    Example sentences
    • The decision reopens a longstanding debate about whether mentally ill inmates can be executed if they are sane only while taking drugs.
    • Any sane person will agree that the culprit of the Kitwe accident cannot be described as a normal person.
    • Now that there have been two consultations, no sane person can claim that they have not had the opportunity to have their say!
  • 2 (sensible)
    Example sentences
    • Persuade me also that there's a sane reason for dropping Cadenza from National Radio.
    • There is no sane reason to review the acting or storyline in A Night To Dismember.
    • I know nothing about shoe repair and resizing so I was wondering if this is a sane undertaking or if I should just cut my losses.
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