mentally healthy; free from mental disorder
"appears to be completely sane"
marked by sound judgment
"sane nuclear policy"
Being in a healthy condition; not deranged; acting rationally; -- regarding the mind.
Mentally sound; possessing a rational mind; having the mental faculties in such condition as to be able to anticipate and judge the effect of one's actions in an ordinary manner; -- regarding persons.
Origin: From sanus.
being in a healthy condition; not deranged; acting rationally; -- said of the mind
mentally sound; possessing a rational mind; having the mental faculties in such condition as to be able to anticipate and judge of the effect of one's actions in an ordinary maner; -- said of persons
Origin: [From Pentose.]
SANE is a leading UK mental health charity working to improve quality of life for people affected by mental illness.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sān, adj. sound in mind or body: healthy: not disordered in intellect.—adv. Sane′ly.—n. Sane′-ness. [L. sanus; akin to Gr. saos, sōs, sound.]
The numerical value of SANE in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of SANE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The sane appear as strange to the mad as the mad to the sane
Mom hates politics, she's not a huge fan of it, which probably makes her the only sane person in the family.
That all men are equal is a proposition which, at ordinary times, no sane individual has ever given his assent.
We think of Megyn Kelly as the sane one over there at Fox News, it’s just because she’s surrounded by (Sean) Hannity or Bill O’Reilly.
...Two and two are four. Sometimes, Winston. Sometimes they are five. Sometimes they are three. Sometimes they are all of them at once. You must try harder. It is not easy to become sane.
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Translations for SANE
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- prudenta, raciaEsperanto
- terve, järjissään, tervejärkinenFinnish
- sano, ragionevoleItalian
- tilregnelig, fornuftigNorwegian
- sã, sãoPortuguese
- в своём уме́, здравомы́слящий, в здра́вом уме́, вменя́емыйRussian
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