lose one's mind/sanity

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of lose one's mind/sanity

: to become insane
  • She wondered if she was losing her mind/sanity.

Word by Word Definitions

lose play
  1. : to bring to destruction

  2. : damn

  3. : to miss from one's possession or from a customary or supposed place

mind play
  1. : recollection, memory

  2. : the element or complex (see 1complex 1) of elements in an individual that feels, perceives, thinks, wills, and especially reasons

  3. : the conscious mental events and capabilities in an organism

  1. : remind

  2. : remember

  3. : to attend to closely

sanity play
  1. : the quality or state of being sane


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