What does the word sane mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Sanely.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Saneness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Mentally sound; rational.

Usage examples for sane

  1. " He's quite sane, Simmy," said Braden, with a smile that was meant to be pleasant but fell short of the mark. – From the Housetops by George Barr McCutcheon
  2. I don't believe he was sane when he made the will. – Herbert Carter's Legacy by Horatio Alger
  3. For the wretched Mary there may be some excuse; she was perhaps not wholly sane. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul