(noun.) an instance of deliberate thinking; 'I need to give it a good think'.

(verb.) bring into a given condition by mental preoccupation; 'She thought herself into a state of panic over the final exam'.

(verb.) be capable of conscious thought; 'Man is the only creature that thinks'.

(verb.) use or exercise the mind or one's power of reason in order to make inferences, decisions, or arrive at a solution or judgments; 'I've been thinking all day and getting nowhere'.

(verb.) expect, believe, or suppose; 'I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel'; 'I thought to find her in a bad state'; 'he didn't think to find her in the kitchen'; 'I guess she is angry at me for standing her up'.

(verb.) judge or regard; look upon; judge; 'I think he is very smart'; 'I believe her to be very smart'; 'I think that he is her boyfriend'; 'The racist conceives such people to be inferior'.

(verb.) focus one's attention on a certain state; 'Think big'; 'think thin'.

(verb.) imagine or visualize; 'Just think--you could be rich one day!'; 'Think what a scene it must have been!'.

(verb.) decide by pondering, reasoning, or reflecting; 'Can you think what to do next?'.

(verb.) ponder; reflect on, or reason about; 'Think the matter through'; 'Think how hard life in Russia must be these days'.

(verb.) have or formulate in the mind; 'think good thoughts'.

(verb.) dispose the mind in a certain way; 'Do you really think so?'.

Editor: Vicky--From WordNet


(v. t.) To seem or appear; -- used chiefly in the expressions methinketh or methinks, and methought.

(v. t.) To employ any of the intellectual powers except that of simple perception through the senses; to exercise the higher intellectual faculties.

(v. t.) To call anything to mind; to remember; as, I would have sent the books, but I did not think of it.

(v. t.) To reflect upon any subject; to muse; to meditate; to ponder; to consider; to deliberate.

(v. t.) To form an opinion by reasoning; to judge; to conclude; to believe; as, I think it will rain to-morrow.

(v. t.) To purpose; to intend; to design; to mean.

(v. t.) To presume; to venture.

(v. t.) To conceive; to imagine.

(v. t.) To plan or design; to plot; to compass.

(v. t.) To believe; to consider; to esteem.

Editor: Sharon

Synonyms and Synonymous

v. n. [1]. Cogitate, reflect, meditate, ponder, muse, contemplate, exercise the mind.[2]. Deliberate, consider, reason.[3]. Conclude, determine, judge, suppose, imagine, fancy, believe, deem, ween, OPINE, have an opinion, be of opinion.

v. a. [1]. Imagine, conceive, entertain an idea of, cherish a thought of.[2]. Consider, regard, hold, believe, judge, suppose, esteem, deem, account, count, reckon, look upon.

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Synonyms and Antonyms

SYN:Ponder, meditate, consider, reflect, contemplate, conceive, imagine, apprehend,fancy, hold, {[r^]?}, gard, believe, deem, opine, purpose, judge, reckon,[SeeTHICK]

Editor: Stephen


v.i. to exercise the mind (with about of on): to revolve ideas in the mind: to judge: to form or hold as an opinion: to consider: to purpose or design.—v.t. to imagine: to judge: to believe or consider:—pa.t. and pa.p. thought.—adj. Think′able capable of being thought.—n. Think′er.—p.adj. Think′ing having the faculty of thought.—n. the act or state of one who thinks: (Shak.) thought imagination judgment.—adv. Think′ingly.—Think little of to have a poor opinion of—opposite to Think much or well of; Think long to yearn for: to become weary in waiting; Think out to devise project: to solve by a process of thought.

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