As for China, no sane American military expert would advocate a land war in Asia.
You have to be a little crazy to run for president, and he just seemed, well, sane.
But he can make it sound as if no sane person could possibly believe it.
Republicans need to demonstrate that they have a smart, sane sense of where to go from here.
Smith College President Kathleen McCartney, who is apparently the only sane person in the room at that institution.
For which sane word, if not for all the pages of his poem, we may feel gratefully towards the writer.
Never try to do sane and safe business when you're angry, gentlemen!
Where amid this crazy dance of self-contradictory fanatics and fools was a sane man to find a place on which to stand?
Gorman took a sane, though I think incorrect, view of the situation.
She was cheerful as well as sympathetic; she was sane beyond most young girls in her management of menmany men.
1721, back-formation from sanity or else from Latin sanus "sound, healthy," in figurative or transferred use, "of sound mind, rational, sane," also, of style, "correct;" of uncertain origin. Used earlier, of the body, with the sense of "healthy" (1620s). Related: Sanely.
Of sound mind; mentally healthy.