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minds

noun
plural of mind

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1 the part of a person that feels, thinks, perceives, wills, and especially reasons
  • scientists still disagree about exactly where the mind is located

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verb
present tense third-person singular of mind

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1 to pay attention especially through the act of hearing
  • you'll be in big trouble if you don't straighten up and mind

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2 chiefly dialect to bring back to mind
  • I seem to mind such a tale from way back

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4 to be cautious of or on guard against
  • mind the slippery steps

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5 to have an interest or concern for
  • don't mind him; he's always complaining

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6 to take charge of especially on behalf of another
  • the salesperson will mind the store while the manager goes out to lunch

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7 to take notice of and be guided by
  • mind the instructions that appear at the top of the first page of the exam

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“Minds.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/minds. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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