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What does mentality mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mentality, outlook, mindset, mind-set(noun)

    a habitual or characteristic mental attitude that determines how you will interpret and respond to situations

  2. brain, brainpower, learning ability, mental capacity, mentality, wit(noun)

    mental ability

    "he's got plenty of brains but no common sense"

Wiktionary

  1. mentality(Noun)

    A mindset; a way of thinking.

    Before he can succeed, he will have to shed the mentality that he can get by without hard work.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mentality(noun)

    quality or state of mind

Editors Contribution

  1. mentality

    The capacity for intelligent thought.

    The mentality of the runners was positive and motivated.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mentality in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mentality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. George Santayana:

    America is a young country with an old mentality.

  2. Steve Maraboli:

    A victim mentality is a prolonged form of suicide."

  3. Ed Perks:

    What we've had is a shoot first, ask questions second mentality.

  4. Sigmund Freud:

    What a distressing contrast there is between the radiant intelligence of the child and the feeble mentality of the average adult.

  5. Sydney Leroux:

    I think the American mentality for the U.S. women’s national team is win or nothing, that is the mentality we have for ourselves.

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