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Translation of "mind" - English-Spanish dictionary

mind

/maind/
the power by which one thinks etc; the intelligence or understanding mente, cabeza, cerebro She has a very inquiring mind.
-minded suffix
having a (certain type of) mind, as in narrow-minded, like-minded de mente
mindful adjective ( with of)
(formal) aware (of); paying attention (to) consciente You have to be mindful of everybody’s needs Mindful of the dangers, he proceeded with caution.
mindless adjective
stupid and senseless absurdo, estúpido mindless violence.
mindlessly adverb
estúpidamente
mindlessness noun
estupidez
mindreader noun
a person who claims to know other people’s thoughts. adivinador de pensamientos
at/in the back of one’s mind
being vaguely aware of something en lo más recóndito de la mente (de alguien) In the back of her mind, she knew she couldn’t trust him.
be out of one’s mind
to be mad estar loco He must be out of his mind to want to marry her!
do you mind!
used to show annoyance, stop someone doing something etc ¡haz el favor! Do you mind! That’s my foot you’re standing on!
have a good mind to
to feel very much inclined to (do something) estar por hacer algo, estar decidido a I’ve a good mind to tell your father what a naughty girl you are!
have (half) a mind to
to feel (slightly) inclined to (do something) estar tentado de I’ve half a mind to take my holidays in winter this year.
in one’s mind’s eye
in one’s imagination en la imaginación He could picture the kind of house she lived in in his mind’s eye.
in one’s right mind
sane estar en su sano juicio No-one in his right mind would behave like that.
keep one’s mind on
to give all one’s attention to estar atento, prestar atención Keep your mind on what you’re doing!
know one’s own mind
(usually in negative ) to know what one really thinks, wants to do etc saber lo que uno quiere She doesn’t know her own mind yet about this issue.
make up one’s mind
to decide decidirse They’ve made up their minds to stay in Africa.
mind one’s own business
to attend to one’s own affairs, not interfering in other people’s meterse en su vida Go away and mind your own business!
never mind
don’t bother; it’s all right no importa, da igual, no te preocupes Never mind, I’ll do it myself.
on one’s mind
making one anxious, worried etc en que pensar She has a lot on her mind.
put (someone) in mind of something
to remind (someone) of recordar This place puts me in mind of a painting I once saw.
speak one’s mind
to say frankly what one means or thinks hablar sin rodeos, decir lo que uno piensa You must allow me to speak my mind.
take/keep one’s mind off something
to turn one’s attention from; to prevent one from thinking about distraer A good holiday will take your mind off your troubles.
to my mind
in my opinion a mi parecer, a mi juicio, en mi opinión To my mind, you’re better off working here than in most other places.
(Definition of mind from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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