brained


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brained

 (brānd)
adj.
Having a brain. Often used in combination: small-brained reptiles.

brained

(breɪnd)

adj.
having a particular type of brain (used in combination): small-brained dinosaurs.
[1400–50]
References in classic literature ?
When Uncas had brained his first antagonist, he turned, like a hungry lion, to seek another.
He was going on with some wild reminiscences about his tomahawk-pipe, which, it seemed, had in its two uses both brained his foes and soothed his soul, when we were directly attracted to the sleeping rigger.
A graceful, brilliant woman, like Bertha, who smiled on morning callers, made a figure in ball-rooms, and was capable of that light repartee which, from such a woman, is accepted as wit, was secure of carrying off all sympathy from a husband who was sickly, abstracted, and, as some suspected, crack- brained.