To have an opinion; think:
The definition of cogitate means to think very deeply and seriously about something.
Study is to spend time learning about or investigating a subject.
To fail to do or carry out, as through carelessness or oversight:
The process by which jurors determine the outcome of a case.
To bring blame or discredit:(Mathematics) to compute or determine the value of (an expression)To recall; to collect one's thoughts again, especially about past events.
Bone means to study fast and hard, or to remove part of the skeleton.(Now rare) To perform, do (something) without authority; to lay claim to without permission. [from 14th c.]
To make an estimate or conjecture:(Medicine, dated) To disperse or scatter; to discuss, as an inflammation or a tumour.
To be reminiscent of; seem similar to:
Insight or knowledge gained by thinking:
To examine or interpret rationally, often without proper regard for emotional considerations
To know or understand by intuition:
Rationalize is to attempt to justify something or to make excuses for bad behavior or an unpleasant outcome.
To understand fully; apprehend
To consider carefully and at length; meditate on or ponder:
To calculate approximately (the amount, extent, magnitude, position, or value of something).
To conceive mental images; think.
To form or develop in the mind:
To determine the qualifications, aptitude, or skills of by means of questions or exercises:
To undergo cooking in this way
To expect or intend (to do something):
A dreamlike musing or fantasy while awake, especially of the fulfillment of wishes or hopes.
A way of reasoning; judgment:
To hypothesize is defined as to have a theory or an assumption.
To refuse to believe or accept; reject:
A set of doctrines or beliefs that are shared by the members of a social group or that form the basis of a political, economic, or other system.
A dreamy, fanciful, or visionary notion or daydream
To appear, often prominently
To reduce to, or express in, a formula; to put in a clear and definite form of statement or expression.
(--- Law) To hear and decide on in a court of law:
To consider again, especially with intent to alter or modify a previous decision.To consider, look upon (something) in a given way etc. [from 16th c.]
Repute is to give a characteristic to a person.
To imagine; to believe; to receive as true.
To make a judgment about (something) without sufficient evidence; guess:
Suspect is defined as to think something is likely or believe someone has done something wrong or is guilty of something.
To propose a theory about.
Understand is defined as to know the meaning of something or to grasp the situation.
To engage in psychological visualization with regard to (pain or a body process, for example).
To talk things over in order to decide or plan something; confer
To bestow (an honor, for example):
To speculate is to hypothesize or come up with a theory about something but not a full tested or researched answer.
Scan is defined as to closely and quickly look at something, to use an electronic device to copy an image or text into a digital file, or to analyze verse into metrical verse.
Alternative form of rack one's brain.
(Idiomatic) To calculate.
put on one's thinking cap
To design a new process or mechanism.To design, invest with a new form, shape, etc.
(Intransitive) To receive something willingly.
To separate (a thing, idea, etc.) into its parts so as to find out their nature, proportion, function, interrelationship, etc.
To make a supposition; suppose or believe:
To not forget (to do something required)
Of or characteristic of Aristotle or his philosophyOf, pertaining to, inclined to or capable of cogitation
A serious thought; a carefully considered reflection.
Rational rather than emotional:
Meditating or inclined to meditate(Parapsychology) Of, relating to, or using telepathy.
The definition of conception is the process of becoming pregnant or the origin of anything.
To speak of or consider a matter prematurely
To contrive, devise, or invent by such thought
To feel is defined as to be aware of someone or something touching you, to explore something by touch, using your sense of touch to guide you or experiencing emotions.
A thought or opinion produced by considering
The act of the mind in considering with attention; continued attention of the mind to a particular subject; meditation; musing; study.
The practice of quieting the mind by focusing one's attention on one's regular breathing, on a mantra, etc., for the purpose of deepening one's spiritual awareness, reducing stress, etc.Mental activity. The process of thinking.
A result of thinking; idea, concept, opinion, etc.
The definition of conceptualize is to form an idea.
To arrive at (a conclusion, judgment, or opinion) by the process of reasoning:
To judge or conclude by conjecture; guess:
To trace the course or derivation of
To amuse (someone); to engage the attention of agreeably.
To treat without due respect; slight
(Law) To reject (a bill of indictment) for lack of evidence
(--- Informal) To disregard on purpose. Usually used in the imperative:To regain or get back something.
The definition of mean is to have in mind as a purpose.
To turn (something) over in the mind; meditate (on)
To engage in meditation regarding (a religious mystery, for example).
To choose carefully or deliberately:
Keep in mind is defined as to remain aware of something.
Removed or separated from something else:
Thinking deeply or seriously, often of sad or melancholy things
To think about or tell of past experiences or events:
To set a value; to estimate the worth of, particularly by persons appointed for the purpose; as, to appraise goods and chattels.
A conclusion, opinion, or theory reached by conjecture.
- Deliberate implies careful and thorough consideration of a matter in order to arrive at a conclusion the jury deliberated on the case
- Speculate implies a reasoning on the basis of incomplete or uncertain evidence and therefore stresses the conjectural character of the opinions formed to speculate on the possibility of life on Mars
- Reflect implies a turning of one's thoughts on or back on a subject and connotes deep or quiet continued thought he reflected on the day's events
- Cogitate is used, sometimes humorously, of a person who is, or appears to be, thinking seriously or hard I was cogitating, not daydreaming
- Reason implies a logical sequence of thought, starting with what is known or assumed and advancing to a definite conclusion through the inferences drawn he reasoned that she would accept
- Think is the general word meaning to exercise the mental faculties so as to form ideas, arrive at conclusions, etc. learn to think clearly
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