bereft of reason
index deranged, lunatic, non compos mentis

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • bereft of reason — without reason, lacking common sense …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bereft of reason — mental incompetency; want of capacity to reason …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • bereft of — not having (something that is needed, wanted, or expected) They appear to be completely bereft of new ideas. [=to be completely without new ideas] He was bereft of all hope. a man bereft of reason • • • Main Entry: ↑bereft …   Useful english dictionary

  • Insanity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Insanity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 disordered reason disordered reason disordered intellect Sgm: N 1 diseased mind diseased mind unsound mind abnormal mind Sgm: N 1 derangement derangement unsoundness GRP: N 2 Sgm …   English dictionary for students

  • be·reft — /bıˈrɛft/ adj : sad because a family member or friend has died the young soldier s bereft [=(more commonly) bereaved] mother bereft of : not having (something that is needed, wanted, or expected) They appear to be completely bereft of new ideas.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Charles Sanders Peirce bibliography — C. S. Peirce articles  General:    Charles Sanders Peirce Charles Sanders Peirce bibliography Philosophical:    Categories (Peirce) Semiotic elements and   classes of signs (Peirce) Pragmatic maxim • Pragmaticism… …   Wikipedia

  • insanity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Lack of mental soundness Nouns 1. insanity, lunacy, derangement, craziness, feeblemindedness; abnormal behavior, pathology; affective disorder; nervous breakdown; antisocial, compulsive, cyclothymic,… …   English dictionary for students

  • irrational — Synonyms and related words: abnormal, absonant, algorismic, algorithmic, aliquot, bereft of reason, bigoted, brainless, brainsick, cardinal, contradictory, contrary to reason, crackbrained, cracked, crazed, crazy, daft, decimal, deluded, demented …   Moby Thesaurus

  • reasonless — Synonyms and related words: abnormal, absonant, arbitrary, batty, bedlamite, bereft of reason, brainless, brainsick, capricious, careless, contradictory, contrary to reason, crackbrained, cracked, crazed, crazy, daft, deluded, demented, deprived… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • senseless — Synonyms and related words: abiotic, abnormal, absonant, absurd, aimless, amorphous, anesthetized, apish, asinine, asleep, azoic, batty, befooled, beguiled, benumbed, bereft of reason, besotted, brainless, brainsick, buffoonish, capricious,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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