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Definition of "brains" []

  • Plural form of brain. (noun)
  • Intelligence; aptitude; mental capability. (noun)
  • The brain of one or more animals used as food. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "brains" in a sentence
  • "Although the “realism” of Cowboy Kirk winning a fight because of his brains is a bit of a stretch, I did enjoy the episode."
  • "So being told off for using your brains is about as absurd as being told off for detecting too much … Officers."
  • "If, instead of marrying a young girl who didn't know any better than to believe that you were a man, instead of a fractional one, you had come to me, and borrowed my revolver and blown out the fungus growth which you refer to as your brains, you would have bit it."