AskDefine | Define brains

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  1. Plural of brain
  2. intelligence, know-how
    He's got the brains for the job.
  3. The brain of one or more animals served as food.


as food
  • Russian: мозги

Extensive Definition

Brains has several meanings. Predominantly it is the plural of brain. Figuratively it is used to indicate intelligence, as in "She's the brains of the family," meaning that she is the intelligent one who runs things.
Brains may also refer to:
brains in Dutch: Brains
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