mind-expanding

[mahynd-ik-span-ding]

adjective

heightening perceptions in a hallucinatory way: mind-expanding drugs.

Nearby words

  1. mind-bending,
  2. mind-blowing,
  3. mind-body,
  4. mind-body problem,
  5. mind-boggling,
  6. mind-numbing,
  7. mind-pop,
  8. mind-reader,
  9. mind-set,
  10. mind-your-own-business

Origin of mind-expanding

First recorded in 1960–65

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British Dictionary definitions for mind-expanding

mind-expanding

adjective

(of a drug such as LSD) causing a sensation of heightened consciousness; psychedelic
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Medicine definitions for mind-expanding

mind-expanding

adj.

Producing intensified or distorted perceptions; psychedelic.
Producing an increased perceptive awareness.

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