be compos mentis(redirected from we are compos mentis)
be compos mentis
To be sane or mentally competent. "Compos mentis" is Latin for "of sound mind." I doubt that Travis was compos mentis when he committed that crime.
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be ˌcompos ˈmentis(from Latin, formal or humorous) having full control of your mind: Are you sure she was fully compos mentis when she said that?
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