Synonyms for Nous:


nous (noun)
psyche, head, brain, mind.

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Usage examples for nous

  1. The thinking principle, the nous within us, is no doubt more than mere nerve action, but it can, apparently, not manifest its presence without motor nerve cells in healthy action. – On Snake-Poison: its Action and its Antidote by A. Mueller
  2. Although he had said entre nous in his letter, and I knew that he really wanted to look through the songs alone with me, I could not resist the temptation- though it was such rank disobedience- and said to them: Liszt is coming to me at five o'clock. – The Sunny Side of Diplomatic Life, 1875-1912 by Lillie DeHegermann-Lindencrone