Definition of 'mental'
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The mental strength and effort needed to recover and rebuild a career is rarely highlighted. The Sun (2016)Make a mental note of important points to highlight. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They will also support pregnant women and new mothers with existing mental illness. The Sun (2016)This can trigger mental health problems as well as physical disabilities. The Sun (2017)When are we going to realise that mental health problems are not a sign of moral weakness. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It must be a mental thing. The Sun (2016)My suite has been designed with my mental health in mind, no expense spared. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There are just 1,000 qualified mental health first aid instructors training UK staff. The Sun (2016)The mental strength and solidarity of my players has been tested and they have come through it. The Sun (2010)Or was this just another mental practice? BE YOUR BEST: How Anyone can become Fit, Healthy and Confident (2002)He opened my mind to the mental side of rugby. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There need to be more beds for those with acute mental illness. The Sun (2016)Stress can be an important triggering factor for a range of mental health problems. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Mac said his problems were more mental than physical. The Sun (2012)The chemicals also help increase mental and physical strength. The Sun (2016)Personnel who suffer mental health illness must receive proper compensation. The Sun (2011)My mental strength is so much better. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He just saw the mental red light and acted accordingly. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And my ex ended up in a mental hospital. Behind Closed Doors - advice for families with violence in the home (1988)For more information about mental illness see mind. The Sun (2010)It does not treat the mental problem. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Play is a biological mechanism for acquiring and honing mental and physical skills. MAKING HAPPY PEOPLE (2005)I make a mental note to use that one in future. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'mental'
British English: mental /ˈmɛntl/ ADJECTIVE
Mental means relating to the mind and the process of thinking.
...the mental development of children.
- American English: mental
- Arabic: عَقْلِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: mental
- Chinese: 精神的
- Croatian: duševni
- Czech: duševní
- Danish: mental
- Dutch: geestelijk
- European Spanish: mental
- Finnish: henkinen
- French: mental
- German: geistig
- Greek: διανοητικός
- Italian: mentale
- Japanese: 精神の
- Korean: 정신적인
- Norwegian: mental
- Polish: umysłowy
- European Portuguese: mental
- Romanian: mintal
- Russian: умственный
- Spanish: mental
- Swedish: mental
- Thai: ทางจิตใจ
- Turkish: akıl
- Ukrainian: розумовий
- Vietnamese: thuộc về tinh thần
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