the mind, the brain.
|G’hals of N.Y. 199: Yes, happy, ’cause they brought no bad memories to a feller’s thinky, (brain).|
|Dead Bird (Sydney) 9 Aug. 5/3: Utilise your thinker in remembering that you owe me a pair of gloves.|
|Chimmie Fadden Explains 19: Say, dat gives me a jolt in me tinker, see?|
|Pitcher in Paradise 146: At last he utterly gets his thinker out of whack and goes back to the villa.|
|Varmint 300: I may not be a tin sport but I keep my thinker going all the time.|
|Bulletin (Sydney) 26 Nov. 44/1: I stays there a week while they fixes me thinker up, an’ then they fires me. Sez they: ‘We can’t keep a cove till the end of his little finger grows again; so ’ook it.’.|
|Little Sister 110: What’s on the thinker, pal?|
|Love Is a Racket 77: All those words got mixed up in my thinker.|
to lose one’s mind.
|Anaconda Standard (MO) 23 Sept. 5/3: Dat’s what bryan says, but dey insist dat he’s blowed his thinker.|