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thoughtful

thought·ful

thoughtful

pronunciation:
thawt fl
features:
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having or showing careful thought.
I just read a thoughtful book about the causes of war.
synonyms:
serious
antonyms:
careless, thoughtless
similar words:
attentive, careful, deep, keen, profound, sober
definition 2: giving careful attention to the needs of others; considerate.
How thoughtful of you to bring me a snack!
synonyms:
attentive, considerate, courteous, polite
antonyms:
inconsiderate, thoughtless
similar words:
careful, concerned, decent, respectful
derivations: thoughtfully (adv.), thoughtfulness (n.)
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