Textual thesaurus for "brain"

(noun) encephalon

that part of the central nervous system that includes all the higher nervous centers; enclosed within the skull; continuous with the spinal cord

(noun) psyche, head, nous, mind

that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason

his mind wandered; I couldn't get his words out of my head

(noun) brainpower, wit, learning ability, mental capacity, mentality

mental ability

he's got plenty of brains but no common sense

(noun) genius, brainiac, mastermind, Einstein

someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality

Mozart was a child genius; he's smart but he's no Einstein