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Another word for think



    think about

  1. To use the powers of the mind, as in conceiving ideas, drawing inferences, and making judgments

  2. think about

  3. To view in a certain way

  4. think about

  5. To regard in an appraising way

  6. think about

  7. To have an opinion

  8. think about

  9. To renew an image or thought in the mind

  10. think about

  11. To care enough to keep (someone) in mind

  12. think of

  13. To receive (an idea) and take it into consideration

  14. think of

  15. To care enough to keep (someone) in mind

  16. think up

  17. To use ingenuity in making, developing, or achieving

Another word for think

  1. To examine with the mind

  2. To believe

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  3. To suppose

      1. To act presumptuously or take unwarranted advantage of something:
      2. To venture without authority or permission; dare:
      3. To take upon oneself without permission or authority; dare (to say or do something); venture
      1. To make an estimate or conjecture:
      2. To form a judgment or estimate of (something) without actual knowledge or enough facts for certainty; conjecture; surmise
      3. To suppose; think:
      1. To think or suppose; conjecture:
      2. To have a notion of or about without adequate foundation; fancy or believe:
      3. To suppose; guess; think
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  4. To form in the mind

      1. To cause to come into existence; bring into being; make; originate; esp., to make or design (something requiring art, skill, invention, etc.)
      2. To give rise to; produce:
      3. To produce through artistic or imaginative effort:
      1. To think out or produce (a new device, process, etc.); originate, as by experiment; devise for the first time
      2. (Archaic) To find; discover
      3. To produce or contrive (something previously unknown) by the use of ingenuity or imagination.
      1. To apprehend mentally; understand:
      2. To be of the opinion that; think:
      3. To put in words; couch; express
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  5. To remember

      1. To think about or tell of past experiences or events:
      2. To think, talk, or write about remembered events or experiences
      1. To call back; ask or order to return; specif., to ask purchasers to return (an imperfect or dangerous product), often so that a manufacturing defect can be corrected
      2. To cancel, take back, or revoke:
      3. To be reminiscent of; seem similar to:
      1. To call back to mind; recall; remember, esp. with some effort
      2. To have a recollection; remember
      3. To use one's memory to become aware of (something); recall to mind.
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Synonym Study

  • Deliberate implies careful and thorough consideration of a matter in order to arrive at a conclusion the jury deliberated on the case
  • Speculate implies a reasoning on the basis of incomplete or uncertain evidence and therefore stresses the conjectural character of the opinions formed to speculate on the possibility of life on Mars
  • Reflect implies a turning of one's thoughts on or back on a subject and connotes deep or quiet continued thought he reflected on the day's events
  • Cogitate is used, sometimes humorously, of a person who is, or appears to be, thinking seriously or hard I was cogitating, not daydreaming
  • Reason implies a logical sequence of thought, starting with what is known or assumed and advancing to a definite conclusion through the inferences drawn he reasoned that she would accept
  • Think is the general word meaning to exercise the mental faculties so as to form ideas, arrive at conclusions, etc. learn to think clearly