Thoughtful synonyms Category: Part of speech:
Not ornate or impractical:
That thinks or can think; rational
Acting or working in a thoughtful, painstaking way
Polite and attentive to ladies; courteous to women; chivalrous.
Slow to understand or perceive; dull or insensitive
Like, characteristic of, or appropriate to neighbors; kind, friendly, sociable, etc.
The definition of chivalrous is a man who is attentive and courteous to women, like a knight in shining armor.
Prepared or planned by careful study
The definition of contemplative is being deep in thought or meditation.
Characterized by or given to serious thinking or contemplation; thoughtful.
Taken in, sucked up, assimilated, etc.
Ready to do favors for others; accommodating.
Having, applying, or showing sound judgment; wise and careful
The definition of indulgent is someone who is lenient or who gives into whims and desires.
Contrary to reason or rationality; senseless; unreasonable; absurd
Meditating or inclined to meditate
Thinking deeply or seriously, often of sad or melancholy things
The definition of considered is something that has been thought out or reasoned.
The definition of studious is someone who spends a lot of time on academic pursuits or reading books, or something done carefully and deliberately.
Of or relating to cogitation.
Theoretical, not practical
The definition of introspective is someone who looks inward or focuses on their own internal thoughts, feelings, beliefs and motivations. (Often with "to" + infinitive or with a prepositional phrase) Enthusiastic
(Historical) Having knowledge of black magic, etc.
Able to reason; reasoning; in possession of one's reason or sanity
(Especially of a person) Which serves one's own interests in an unemotional, analytical manner.
Having or showing good judgment or understanding; astute
Able or seeming to penetrate:
Having practical wisdom; prudent; shrewd; diplomatic
The definition of shrewd is sharp or intelligent with practical concerns.
Of, relating to, or being a retrospective:
Rational rather than emotional:
Difficult to penetrate or understand; recondite:
Having or showing good manners; esp., courteous, considerate, tactful, etc.
The definition of courteous is a polite and considerate person.
Expressing care or concern for another:
Generally warm, approachable and easy to relate with in character.
The definition of kind is warm, generous or sympathetic.
Of a sympathetic, helpful, or benevolent nature:
Anxious is defined as someone who feels uneasy or excessively nervous.
Showing attention; heedful.
Interacting with other people and living in communities:
Designating or of an organization (as for the production or marketing of goods), an apartment house, store, etc. owned by and operated for the benefit of members who use its facilities or services
Readily reacting to suggestions, influences, appeals, or efforts:
(Obs.) On one's guard; vigilant
The definition of benign is something good, kind or not dangerous.
Of, for, or concerned with charity:
Not given thought; ill-considered; rash
Showing lack of thought, attention, or consideration
Showing or arising from an excessive concern with oneself and a lack of concern for others:
The definition of boorish is rude and ill-mannered.
The definition of caring is someone or something that shows kindness and concern for others.
Having or showing regard for others and their feelings; thoughtful
Made, done, or situated so as to attract little notice:
Providing assistance; useful.
(Bot.) Growing completely under water
Firmly directed or fixed; earnest; intense
Reasoning or capable of reasoning in a clear and consistent manner:
Like or suited for a philosopher
Already used and therefore unavailable for further use. Used of taxonomic names.
Careful or wise in handling practical matters; exercising good judgment or common sense:
The definition of sagacious is someone with sound judgment.
Being of such import as to cause anxiety:
Showing or expressing vague yearnings; longing pensively
Showing a lack of consideration:
Failing to give due care or attention; inattentive.
Exhibiting a lack of attention; not attentive.
Showing foolishness or stupidity. Lacking in intelligence or exhibiting the quality of having been done by someone lacking in intelligence.
Of, characterized by, or disposed to thought (Anatomy, medicine) Of, or relating to the brain or cerebral cortex of the brain.
Suitable for or appealing to the tastes of sophisticates:
treat well (related)
Full of polite concern for the well-being of others
taking heed; giving close and thoughtful attention (Of a document) Finalized, written in large letters.
(Archaic) Not well considered or carefully thought out; ill-advised:
Not engaged with what is going on around one; withdrawn or preoccupied.
Circumspect is defined as cautious and unwilling to take risks.
Condescendingly courteous; indulgent:
Devoid of concern or sympathy.
Of, characterized by, or disposed to thought Synonym Study
implies a constant thoughtfulness as shown by repeated acts of consideration, courtesy, or devotion an attentive suitor
implies a thoughtful or sympathetic regard for the feelings or circumstances of others, as in sparing them pain, distress, or discomfort considerate enough to extend the time for payment
, as compared here, implies the showing of thought for the comfort or well-being of others, as by anticipating their needs or wishes it was thoughtful of you to call
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