English definition of “mind”
BE ANNOYED [I, T] › to be annoyed or worried by something: Do you think he'd mind if I borrowed his book? [+ doing sth] Tim won't mind lending you his car. He doesn't seem to mind doing all the driving. I don't mind taking her (= I am willing to take her) if you're too busy.
LOOK AFTER [T] › to look after someone or something: Could you mind my suitcase while I go to the toilet? Who's minding the baby?
do you mind/would you mind › something you say when politely asking someone to do something: Do you mind not smoking in here, please? Would you mind if I borrowed your phone?
BE CAREFUL [T] › something you say when telling someone to be careful with something dangerous: Mind the iron - it's still very hot!
never mind › something that you say to tell someone that something is not important: "I forgot to bring any money." "Never mind, you can pay me next week." › something you say to emphasize that something is impossible: I can't afford to buy a bike, never mind a car!
mind you › something you say before saying the opposite of what you have just said: We had a lovely holiday in France. Mind you, the weather was appalling.