mental soundness


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Noun1.mental soundness - the healthy psychological state of someone with good judgmentmental soundness - the healthy psychological state of someone with good judgment
mental health - the psychological state of someone who is functioning at a satisfactory level of emotional and behavioral adjustment
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The question of competency should be modified as follows: "Does the patient have capacity to refuse surgery?" Competency is the degree of mental soundness necessary to make decisions about a specific issue or to carry out a specific act.
To go with his class and his physical and mental soundness, he has a familiar sire with a growing reputation - Danehill Dancer - one of the most promising sons of the recently deceased Danehill.
Some might question the mental soundness of anyone who considered a trip to the Middle East to report on the Palestinian-Israeli situation a prize to pursue, much less accept.

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