Definition of 'brain'
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He showed loads of scope and a good brain. The Sun (2016)Artificial intelligence is already helping research into cancer and brain diseases. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This trains your brain to tune into pleasure in its many forms. The Sun (2016)Six years ago she had to undergo brain surgery. The Sun (2017)One quick puncture wound through the base of his skull into his brain with this should do the job. The Sun (2016)England appeared the next step for the man with the strength of a bear and the rugby brain of a computer. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Studies suggest it is because dancing connects directly with the brain's emotional centres. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But they are still picking the brains of their Scottish counterparts Critics to try to clamp down on it. The Sun (2017)But the virtues are also evident: the desire to entertain while teasing our brains and the ability to show how politics is intertwined with all our relationships. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They demand more from both brain and body. BE YOUR BEST: How Anyone can become Fit, Healthy and Confident (2002)Plus a brain with a memory so he can recall all the election promises he made. The Sun (2011)You get hit on the head and your brain jars and it hurts. The Sun (2016)He allowed me to look at an image of my brain on the computer screen. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We saw a spatula used to remove the brains from skulls. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The ability to do so resides in what are known as the higher centres of the brain. Know Your Own Mind (1991)We force our brain to work hard. The Secrets of Musical Confidence (1994)My father said my brain is no great loss to mankind. The Sun (2014)Villas-Boas could do with some older brains to pick. Times, Sunday Times (2011)She underwent brain surgery and is now in a stable condition under armed guard in hospital. The Sun (2015)Here are some particularly important brain nutrients. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The human body and brain are extraordinarily complex. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Today the ego feels like a metal mask around my brain and head. The Sun (2011)Research tells us that the brain is very good at capturing the gist of a situation or experience. Christianity Today (2000)Experts will be studying her case to see what helps the brain and memory to recover after illness. The Sun (2010)But the same law forbids us ending the suffering of an elderly person whose brain has turned to jelly. The Sun (2007)Fish is good for the brain. A Miscellany of Mother's Wisdom (1994)There's no better way to keep your brain trained than playing our great teasers. The Sun (2013)They found that booze affects the brain's ability to detect symmetry. The Sun (2010)
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Translations for 'brain'
British English: brain /breɪn/ NOUN
Your brain is the organ inside your head that controls your body's activities and enables you to think and to feel things.
- American English: brain
- Arabic: دِمَاغ
- Brazilian Portuguese: cérebro
- Chinese: 头脑
- Croatian: mozak
- Czech: mozek
- Danish: hjerne
- Dutch: hersenen
- European Spanish: cerebro
- Finnish: aivot
- French: cerveau
- German: Gehirn
- Greek: εγκέφαλος
- Italian: cervello
- Japanese: 脳
- Korean: 뇌
- Norwegian: hjerne
- Polish: mózg
- European Portuguese: cérebro
- Romanian: creier
- Russian: мозг
- Spanish: cerebro
- Swedish: hjärna
- Thai: สมอง
- Turkish: beyin
- Ukrainian: мозок
- Vietnamese: não
Definition of brain from the Collins English Dictionary
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