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compos mentis

Syllabification: com·pos men·tis
Pronunciation: /ˌkämpəs ˈmen(t)əs
 
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Definition of compos mentis in English:

adjective

[predicative]
Having full control of one’s mind; sane: are you sure he was totally compos mentis?
More example sentences
  • Even though anyone still living who saw them play is probably not adequately compos mentis to remember the occasion.

Origin

early 17th century: Latin.

Words that rhyme with compos mentis

apprentice, in loco parentis, prentice

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