• To bring or recall to mind; to remember; bear or keep in mind.
  • To remember.
  • To remind; put one's mind on.
  • To turn one's mind to; to observe; to notice.
  • To regard with attention; to treat as of consequence.
  • To pay attention or heed to so as to obey; hence to obey; to make sure, to take care (that).
  • To pay attention to, in the sense of occupying one's mind with, to heed.
  • To look after, to take care of, especially for a short period of time.
  • To be careful about.
  • To purpose, intend, plan.
  • Take note;
  • To dislike, to object to; to be bothered by.


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  • From Middle English minde, munde, ȝemünde, from Old English mynd, ġemynd, from Proto-Germanic *mundiz, *gamundiz, from Proto-Indo-European *méntis (compare also mantis, via Greek), from the root *men-. Cognate with Old High German gimunt, Danish minde, Icelandic minni, Gothic 𐌼𐌿𐌽𐌳𐍃, Latin mēns, Sanskrit मनस्, Ancient Greek μένος, Albanian mënd. mantra. Related to Old English myntan. More at mint#Etymology 3.

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