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sane

 (sān)
adj. san·er, san·est
1. Of sound mind; mentally healthy.
2. Having or showing sound judgment; reasonable.

[Latin sānus, healthy.]

sane′ly adv.
sane′ness n.

sane

(seɪn)
adj
1. (Psychology) sound in mind; free from mental disturbance
2. having or showing reason, good judgment, or sound sense
3. obsolete healthy
[C17: from Latin sānus healthy]
ˈsanely adv
ˈsaneness n

sane

(seɪn)

adj. san•er, san•est.
1. free from mental derangement; having a sound, healthy mind.
2. having or showing reason, sound judgment, or good sense.
3. sound; healthy.
[1620–30; < Latin sānus healthy]
sane′ly, adv.
sane′ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sane - mentally healthy; free from mental disorder; "appears to be completely sane"
rational - consistent with or based on or using reason; "rational behavior"; "a process of rational inference"; "rational thought"
insane - afflicted with or characteristic of mental derangement; "was declared insane"; "insane laughter"
2.sane - marked by sound judgment; "sane nuclear policy"
rational - consistent with or based on or using reason; "rational behavior"; "a process of rational inference"; "rational thought"

sane

adjective
1. rational, normal, all there (informal), lucid, of sound mind, compos mentis (Latin), in your right mind, mentally sound, in possession of all your faculties He seemed perfectly sane.
rational mad, crazy, nuts (slang), daft (informal), insane, mentally ill, loony (slang), bonkers (slang, chiefly Brit.), loopy (informal), crackpot (informal), out to lunch (informal), doolally (slang), off your head (slang), off your trolley (slang), non compos mentis (Latin), round the bend or twist (slang), a sausage short of a fry-up (slang)
2. sensible, sound, reasonable, balanced, moderate, sober, judicious, level-headed a sane and safe energy policy
sensible stupid, foolish, unreasonable, unsound, dumb-ass (slang), wacko or whacko (informal)

sane

adjective
1. Mentally healthy:
Idioms: all there, in one's right mind, of sound mind .
2. Possessing, proceeding from, or exhibiting good judgment and prudence:
Translations
ذو عَقْلٍ سَليمعاقِل
duševně zdravýrozumný
fornuftignormal
épelméjû
andlega heillskynsamur
psichikos būklė
ar veselu saprātunormālsprātīgssaprātīgs
duševne zdravý
duševno zdrav
akıllıaklı başındamantıklı

sane

[seɪn] ADJ (saner (compar) (sanest (superl))) [person] → cuerdo; [judgment etc] → sabio, sensato

sane

[ˈseɪn] adj
[person] → sain(e) d'esprit
[outlook] → sensé(e), sain(e)

sane

adj (+er)
(= mentally healthy) personnormal; (Med, Psych etc) → geistig gesund; (Jur) → zurechnungsfähig; world, society etcgesund
(= sensible) advice, policy, system, person, behaviourvernünftig; it’s simply not sane to …es ist doch verrückt, zu …; there is no sane reason why …es gibt keinen vernünftigen Grund, weshalb …

sane

[seɪn] adj (-r (comp) (-st (superl))) (person) → sano/a di mente; (judgment, outlook) → sensato/a

sane

(sein) adjective
1. not mad. in a perfectly sane state of mind.
2. sensible. a very sane person.
ˈsanely adverb
ˈsanity (ˈsӕ-) noun
the state or quality of being sane. I am concerned about her sanity.

sane

a. sano-a; [mentally] cuerdo-a.

sane

adj cuerdo
References in classic literature ?
The sane aesthetics of the first Russian author I read, however, have seemed more and more an essential part of the sane ethics of all the Russians I have read.
The old ghosts, intellectual in their inception, had been laid by a sane and normal logic.
What a sane man should be doing carrying about with him a woman's petticoat and silk stockings, may well be a puzzle to the most intelligent reader.
If they had something to conceal, their choice of means is certainly one of the most amazing ever made by sane human beings.
It sounds paradoxical, but I am inclined to think that the weakness and insanity of the curate warned me, braced me, and kept me a sane man.
These things work, if not for perfection, at least for the evolution of a sane and wholesome waterborne cruiser.
But one mark of a writer's greatness is that different minds can find in him different inspirations; and Professor Erlin, who hated the Prussians, gave his enthusiastic admiration to Goethe because his works, Olympian and sedate, offered the only refuge for a sane mind against the onslaughts of the present generation.
A man who has been three years biting his nails on a desert island, Jim, can't expect to appear as sane as you or me.
It is inconceivable that any sane man can radically disagree with one's most sane conclusions.
but methinks like-cures-like applies to him too; he grows so sane again.
I remember how on our wedding day he said "Unless some solemn duty come upon me to go back to the bitter hours, asleep or awake, mad or sane.
Perhaps in the very gust of his fury he remembered what a French restaurant knife is like and something sane within him made him give up the sudden project of cutting my heart out where I sat.