I've heard this in a TV show (Westworld), but I couldn't find anything about this phrase specifically, in Google. What does it mean exactly? Is this a common/acceptable way to say it?
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'I'm in two minds about it' is a common expression indicating that you are hesitating between two courses of action. When I googled it I found entries for 'of two minds' as well (maybe an American version?). Presumably the TV character was adapting the expression because there were several options open to them.
To be of several minds in probably an older expression that hasn't died out everywhere. It is probably a plural analogy with of a mind
I was ever of a mind that God did keep a plague for them of Paris in store...Calendar of State Papers.. of the reign of Elizabeth(1)Google Books
John Wesley used the plural
It is an unavoidable consequence of the present weakness and shortness of human understanding, that several men will be of several minds in religion....Sermons on Several Occasions, volume 1
This idiom may be lost in the UK today, but is still in use in North America. I sometimes say "I'm of more than one mind" about something, or, "of several minds" .