Part of speech:
Disposed to or characterized by contemplation.
For or conducive to meditation
Deep in thought; contemplative.
The definition of pensive is feeling sad while deep in thought.
To reflect on over and over again.
To mull is defined as to add spices to wine or cider.
Reflect is something that doesn't absorb or that mirrors back whatever is coming into it or looking at it.
To ponder; meditate.
To think deeply and continuously; reflect; muse
To think carefully and often slowly, as about a choice to be made.
To consider and choose carefully
To visualize; imagine:
To study something
Revolve is defined as to think about something, or cause to move in a circle.
To allow oneself to think about; have in mind; consider
To think carefully or seriously; reflect
To think seriously and deeply (about); ponder; meditate; consider
Wonder is defined as to want to know something, feel amazement, or be curious.
To think logically about; think out systematically; analyze
The definition of mediate is to try to help resolve a dispute, usually by listening impartially and helping the parties come to a resolution.
Examine is defined as to analyze, inspect or carefully study.
To evaluate is defined as to judge the value or worth of someone or something.
The definition of appraise is to determine the value or quality of something or what something is worth.
To forget things; be forgetful
Ignore is defined as to deliberately disregard, or to avoid noticing.
Find another word for pondering. In this page you can discover 32 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for pondering, like: brooding, broody, contemplative, meditative, musing, pensive, reflective, ruminative, speculating, ruminating and mulling.