A plan or original idea:
One that is vague or inadequate
a general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples
The definition of a generalization is a broad statement or idea that applies to a lot of people or situations.
The action of one who thinks or the result of such action; thought
In the philosophy of Kant, a concept of reason that is transcendent but nonempirical.
A state of deep thought.
A dreamy, fanciful, or visionary notion or daydream
A branch of knowledge or department of learning:
An instance of reflecting
The act of thinking about something in a sustained fashion.
The result of such thought; idea or conclusion, esp. if expressed in words
The state of being absorbed
The definition of contemplation is studying or observing something carefully or thinking deeply about something.
Attention is defined as the act of concentrating and keeping one's mind focused on something.
The fact or state of being much interested or engrossed
Preoccupation is a state of being focused on and engrossed in something, or the thing that you are engrossed in.
A thought or conjecture
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