Non compos mentis

Non compos mentis,

Definition of Non compos mentis:

  1. Mental state of a contracting party that prevents it from possessing sufficient understanding to comprehend the extent, meaning, and nature of his or her obligations under the contract and, thus, may render the contract void. Latin for, not sound in mind.

  2. Not sane or in ones right mind.

Synonyms of Non compos mentis

Abnormal, Bereft of reason, Brainsick, Crackbrained, Cracked, Crazed, Crazy, Daft, Deluded, Demented, Deprived of reason, Deranged, Disoriented, Distraught, Flighty, Hallucinated, Insane, Irrational, Loco, Lunatic, Mad, Maddened, Manic, Mazed, Mental, Mentally deficient, Meshuggah, Moon-struck, Non compos, Not all there, Not right, Odd, Of unsound mind, Off, Psycho, Queer, Reasonless, Senseless, Sick, Stark-mad, Stark-staring mad, Strange, Tetched, Touched, Unbalanced, Unhinged, Unsane, Unsettled, Unsound, Wandering, Witless, Mad, Insane, Mentally ill, Certifiable, Deranged, Demented, Of unsound mind, Out of ones mind, Not in ones right mind, Sick in the head, Not together, Crazy, Crazed, Lunatic, Non compos mentis, Unbalanced, Unhinged, Unstable, Disturbed, Distracted, Stark mad, Manic, Frenzied, Raving, Distraught, Frantic, Hysterical, Delirious, Psychotic, Psychopathic, Mad as a hatter, Mad as a March hare, Foaming at the mouth

How to use Non compos mentis in a sentence?

  1. There is nothing you can do without her consent - unless you were to challenge her mental capacity and prevail - so you have to respect her decision; either that or you must have her declared non compos.

Meaning of Non compos mentis & Non compos mentis Definition