mind frame

noun

Definition of mind frame

: a mental attitude or outlook : mind-set, frame of mind a positive mind frame

Examples of mind frame in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And so many people are still stuck in that mind frame. Mattie Kahn, Glamour, "‘This Is Not Our Shame’: Five Survivors of Jeffrey Epstein’s Abuse on Trauma, Justice, and Sisterhood," 10 Dec. 2019 Knowing exactly what was going to happen actually helped me get in the right mind frame. Morgan Mandriota, Health.com, "I Tried a Guided Masturbation App That Tells You Exactly When and How to Touch Yourself," 8 Oct. 2019 But Gyllenhaal doesn’t need to sit and ponder them to get into the right mind frame before going onstage. Belinda Luscombe, Time, "In a New Broadway Play, Jake Gyllenhaal Attempts Something Radical: Normalcy," 8 Aug. 2019 Find a way to put ourselves in that mind frame and do that from the beginning of the game. Dan Woike, sandiegouniontribune.com, "Chargers better, but still slow out of gate," 18 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of mind frame

1982, in the meaning defined above

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“Mind frame.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mind%20frame. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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