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meditate

med·i·tate

meditate

 
pronunciation:
me di teIt
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part of speech: verb
inflections: meditated, meditates, meditating
definition: to think calmly, deeply, and at length (sometimes followed by "on" or "upon").
He meditated on the choice between dropping out of school and working at the gas station.
 
synonyms:
muse, ponder
similar words:
brood, chew, concentrate, reflect, think
derivations: meditatingly (adv.), meditator (n.)
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