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compos mentis

[ nohn kohm-pohs men-tis; English non kom-puh s men-tis ]SEE DEFINITION OF compos mentis

Synonyms for compos mentis

  • all there
  • balanced
  • lucid
  • mentally sound
  • of sound mind
  • rational
  • sound
  • stable
  • well-balanced
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR COMPOS MENTIS

Look here, old fellow, do you mean to assert that you are compos mentis?

Men acting under the guidance of factions are not compos mentis.

Lunacy is often the development of one idea, while, in other respects, the patient is compos mentis.

His son is non compos mentis, and thereby incapable of making any conveyance in law; so that all his measures are disappointed.

Compos mentis, kom′pos ment′is, adj. phrase, in one's right mind—sometimes merely Compos.

WORD ORIGIN

Latin, literally "not master of one's mind."

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR COMPOS MENTIS

lucid

adjectiveclearheaded, sensible
  • all there
  • compos mentis
  • cool
  • got head together
  • in right mind
  • normal
  • rational
  • reasonable
  • right
  • sane
  • sober
  • sound
  • together

more normal

adjectivesane, rational
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