Origin of brain wave
Related Words for brain waveingenious, whimsical, fantastic, vivid, visionary, offbeat, fanciful, artistic, extravagant, original, romantic, viewpoint, impression, concept, knowledge, consciousness, taste, approach, image, attention
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Historical Examples of brain wave
But she replies, moved by a brain-wave, to a question that stirred in the doctor's mind.Somehow Good
William de Morgan
The Countess had not asked; this was all brain-wave, helped by shades of expression.When Ghost Meets Ghost
William Frend De Morgan
Finally as the result of a brain-wave he had requisitioned the local boy scouts.Mrs. Bindle
My hair had appreciably lifted my tin hat when I had a brain-wave and threw out a double handful of rouble notes.
He had suffered during his military career from more than one subaltern on whose arid consciousness the brain-wave never beat.The Rough Road
William John Locke
- A rhythmic fluctuation of electric potential between parts of the brain, as seen on an electroencephalogram.