Definition of 'sane'
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Does any part of this sound sane to you? Times, Sunday Times (2008)There is only one sane answer to that question. Times, Sunday Times (2010)What sane person would say no to that? Times, Sunday Times (2008)So does his reaction make him the only sane one of us? The Times Literary Supplement (2012)What sane person would admit to dining with me? Times, Sunday Times (2008)No sane person can say that this is all right because he was good at football. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But any sane person knows the force of strike is far more important than the number. The Sun (2016)Any sane person is thinking the same. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It told the story of an experiment in which eight perfectly sane people were sent to psychiatric hospitals. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This is the question that flits across the otherwise sane mind of the average woman as she flicks through glossy magazines. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Amazon has become my main hobby, it keeps me sane and my mind active. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Which is why there seems only one sane solution: toll roads. Times, Sunday Times (2012)No one sane would choose to live on a ghost street but these are the temporary homes of those who have no choice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One good reason: running keeps a person sane. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I saw other perfectly sane people inside. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Because there's only one sane answer: happiness. Times, Sunday Times (2015)You sound like a sane and sensible woman, but perhaps you're not wise or secure enough to listen to your own intuition. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'sane'
British English: sane ADJECTIVE
Someone who is sane is able to think and behave normally and reasonably, and is not mentally ill.
He seemed perfectly sane.
Definition of sane from the Collins English Dictionary
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