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Definition of 'mind'


  1. that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason; "his mind wandered"; "I couldn't get his words out of my head"
       Synonyms: head brain psyche nous
  2. recall or remembrance; "it came to mind"
  3. an opinion formed by judging something; "he was reluctant to make his judgment known"; "she changed her mind"
       Synonyms: judgment judgement
  4. an important intellectual; "the great minds of the 17th century"
       Synonyms: thinker creative thinker
  5. attention; "don't pay him any mind"
  6. your intention; what you intend to do; "he had in mind to see his old teacher"; "the idea of the game is to capture all the pieces"
       Synonyms: idea
  7. knowledge and intellectual ability; "he reads to improve his mind"; "he has a keen intellect"
       Synonyms: intellect


  1. be offended or bothered by; take offense with, be bothered by; "I don't mind your behavior"
  2. be concerned with or about something or somebody
  3. be in charge of or deal with; "She takes care of all the necessary arrangements"
       Synonyms: take care
  4. pay close attention to; give heed to; "Heed the advice of the old men"
       Synonyms: heed listen
  5. be on one's guard; be cautious or wary about; be alert to; "Beware of telephone salesmen"
       Synonyms: beware
  6. keep in mind
       Synonyms: bear in mind
       Antonyms: forget

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