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mental meaning

EN[ˈmɛntəl] [-ɛntəl]
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WMental
  • Mental refers to aspects of, or things related to, the mind; or, in anatomy, the region of the chin, e.g. the mental foramen, can also mean:
  • People who act in a way characteristic of mental disorder; this is often used pejoratively.
  • Mental (TV series), a 2009 television series produced by Fox Telecolombia
  • Mental (2008 film), a 2008 film, winner of the 2008 BIFF Mecenat Award
  • Mental (2012 film), a 2012 Australian comedy film
  • Mental (2014 film), a 2014 Bollywood film, retitled Jai Ho
  • Mental (2015 film), an upcoming Bangladeshi psychological thriller film
FR mental

    Definition of mental in English Dictionary

  • NounPLmentalsPREmé-
    1. (zoology) A plate or scale covering the mentum or chin of a fish or reptile.
    2. Adjective
      1. Of or relating to the mind or an intellectual process.
        1. COL (comparable) Insane, mad, crazy.
          1. He is the most mental freshman I've seen yet.  He went mental on us. ‎
        2. COL (Britain, comparable) Enjoyable; fun.
          1. That was a mental party last night. ‎
        3. (anatomy) Of or relating to the chin or median part of the lower jaw, genial.
          1. the mental nerve;  the mental region ‎
        4. (biology) Of or relating to the chin-like or lip-like structure.
        5. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • he took a mental inventory of his supplies ‎; she took careful notes ‎
            • And I get a huge kick out of laughing at the hilariously unpredictable inflexibility of the computer models of mental processes that my doctoral students and I codesign.
            • All that hogshit about mental disorders and dream states and such.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Mental rotation task performance results suggest that the ELF MF exposure studied here (60 Hz, 3000 μT) modulates associated neuroprocessing, although the behavioural outcome is not altered.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Uncomparable adjectives
            • Nouns
              • Countable nouns
            Related Links:
            1. fr mental
            2. en mentally
            3. fr mentale
            4. fr mentales
            5. en mentalis
            Source: Wiktionary
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            Meaning of mental for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "mental" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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