Insane and Sane


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Insane adjective – Having or showing a very abnormal or sick state of mind.
Usage example: only an insane person would intentionally jump off a skyscraper

Sane is an antonym for insane in topics: mad, foolish.
Nearby Words: insanity, insanely
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Sane adjective – Having full use of one's mind and control over one's actions.
Usage example: the court ruled that the woman was indeed sane when she made out her will

Insane is an antonym for sane in topics: rational, reasonable.
Nearby Word: sanity
Antonyms for Sane
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Things that words describes

love insane love sane love
person insane person sane person
mind insane mind sane mind
character insane character sane character
Other nouns: people, human, example, characters, personality, world, villain, side, version, doctor, scientist, sister, levels.

Both words in one sentence

  • Evil Me Scares Me At the end of The Signal, Alan manages to re-merge his insane and sane sides, only to almost immediately go insane again and split for The Writer.
  • Speak of the Devil Seeing as he's a god that represents every deed that could be viewed as defiling by individuals both sane and insane across the universe, this is not a pleasant fate.
  • Knights and Knaves Another is set in Transylvania, where people can be either sane or insane (insane people believe untruths) and either a human or a vampire (humans say what they believe is true, vampires say what they believe is false).
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