brain

Part of speech: noun

That part of the central nervous system that is within the skull; hence, mind; intellect; often in the plural.

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Usage examples "brain":

  1. Its brain received instantly all 'my' training, so that it became at once 'mature. - "The Short Life", Francis Donovan.
  2. On this occasion my heart proved too strong for my brain; such has often been the case with me. - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
  3. Was it only the brain that had to do with the making of them? - "David Elginbrod", George MacDonald.