Thought

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Thought->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ thought
thought
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ exercitation of the intellect
exercitation of the intellect
exercise of the intellect
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ intellection
intellection
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ reflection
reflection
cogitation
consideration
meditation
study
lucubration
speculation
deliberation
pondering
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ head work
head work
brain work
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ cerebration
cerebration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ deep reflection
deep reflection
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ close study
close study
application
&c.(attention) 457
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ abstract thought
abstract thought
abstraction contemplation
musing
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ brown study
brown study
&c.(inattention) 458
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ reverie
reverie
Platonism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ depth of thought
depth of thought
workings of the mind
thoughts
inmost thoughts
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ self-counsel self-communing
self-counsel self-communing
self-consultation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ philosophy of the Absolute
philosophy of the Absolute
philosophy of the Academy
philosophy of the Garden
philosophy of the lyceum
philosophy of the Porch
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ association of thought
association of thought
succession of thought
flow of thought
train of thought
current of thought
association of ideas
succession of ideas
flow of ideas
train of ideas
current of ideas
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ after thought
after thought
mature thought
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ reconsideration
reconsideration
second thoughts
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ retrospection
retrospection
&c.(memory) 505
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ excogitation
excogitation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ examination
examination
&c.(inquiry) 461
invention
&c.(imagination) 515
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ thoughtfulness
thoughtfulness
&c.->Adj.
PARAG:Thought->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ think
think
reflect
cogitate
excogitate
consider
deliberate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bestow thought upon
bestow thought upon
bestow consideration upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ speculate
speculate
contemplate
meditate
ponder
muse
dream
ruminate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ brood over
brood over
con over
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ animadvert
animadvert
study
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bend-
bend-
apply mind
&c.(attend) 457
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ digest
digest
discuss
hammer at
weigh
perpend
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ realize
realize
appreciate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ fancy
fancy
&c.(imagine) 515
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ trow
trow
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ take into consideration
take into consideration
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ take counsel
take counsel
&c.(be advised) 695
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ commune with oneself
commune with oneself
bethink oneself
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ collect one's thoughts
collect one's thoughts
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ revolve in the mind
revolve in the mind
turn over in the mind
run over in the mind
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ chew the cud upon
chew the cud upon
sleep upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ take counsel of one's pillow
take counsel of one's pillow
advise with one's pillow
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ rack one's brains
rack one's brains
ransack one's brains
crack one's brains
beat one's brains
cudgel one's brains
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ set one's brain to work
set one's brain to work
set one's wits to work
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ harbor an idea
harbor an idea
entertain an idea
cherish an idea
nurture an idea
&c. 453
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ take into one's head
take into one's head
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ bear in mind
bear in mind
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ reconsider
reconsider
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ occur
occur
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ present itself
present itself
suggest itself
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ come into one's head
come into one's head
get into one's head
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ strike one
strike one
flit across the view
come uppermost
run in one s head
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ enter the mind
enter the mind
pass in the mind
cross the mind
flash on the mind
flash across the mind
float in the mind
fasten itself on the mind
be uppermost in the mind
occupy the mind
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ have in one's mind
have in one's mind
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ make an impression
make an impression
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ sink into the mind
sink into the mind
penetrate into the mind
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ engross the thoughts
engross the thoughts
PARAG:Thought->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ thinking
thinking
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ thoughtful
thoughtful
pensive
meditative
reflective
museful
wistful
contemplative
speculative
deliberative
studious
sedate
introspective
Platonic
philosophical
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ lost in thought
lost in thought
&c.(inattentive) 458
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ deep musing
deep musing
&c.(intent) 457
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ in the mind
in the mind
under consideration
PARAG:Thought->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ all things considered
all things considered

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  • Thought — Thought, n. [OE. [thorn]oght, [thorn]ouht, AS. [thorn][=o]ht, ge[thorn][=o]ht, fr. [thorn]encean to think; akin to D. gedachte thought, MHG. d[=a]ht, ged[=a]ht, Icel. [thorn][=o]ttr, [thorn][=o]tti. See {Think}.] 1. The act of thinking; the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thought — *idea, concept, conception, notion, impression Analogous words: *opinion, view, sentiment, belief, conviction, persuasion thoughtful 1 Thoughtful, reflective, speculative, contemplative, meditative, pensive can be applied to persons or their… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • thought — [1] ► NOUN 1) an idea or opinion produced by thinking or occurring suddenly in the mind. 2) the action or process of thinking. 3) (one s thoughts) one s mind or attention. 4) an act of considering or remembering. 5) careful consideration or… …   English terms dictionary

  • thought — thought1 [thôt] n. [ME thouht < OE thoht < PGmc * thanht, pret. of * thankjan (> OE thencan: see THINK1)] 1. the act or process of thinking; reflection; meditation; cogitation 2. the power of reasoning, or of conceiving ideas; capacity… …   English World dictionary

  • thought — (n.) O.E. þoht, geþoht, from stem of þencan to conceive of in the mind, consider (see THINK (Cf. think)). Cognate with the second element in Ger. Gedächtnis memory, Andacht attention, devotion, Bedacht consideration, deliberation. Second thought… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Thought — Thought, imp. & p. p. of {Think}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thought — [n1] formation of mental objects anticipation, apprehending, attention, brainwork, cerebration, cogitation, cognition, concluding, consideration, considering, contemplation, deducing, deduction, deliberation, deriving, discerning, heed, hope,… …   New thesaurus

  • thought — I (concept) noun belief, conception, credo, creed, hint, idea, insight, notion, opinion, perspective, point, proposal, rationale, suggestion, tenet, view II (concern) noun attentiveness, care, impression, philosophy, reaction, regard, sentiment,… …   Law dictionary

  • thought — noun 1 sth that you think ADJECTIVE ▪ comforting, good, happy, pleasant, positive ▪ It was a comforting thought that at least her father hadn t suffered. ▪ Before going on stage, I breathe deeply and t …   Collocations dictionary

  • thought — thought1 [θo:t US θo:t] the past tense and past participle of ↑think 1 thought 2 thought2 W1S1 n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(something you think about)¦ 2¦(ideas/opinions)¦ 3¦(careful consideration)¦ 4¦(act of thinking)¦ 5¦(caring about something)¦ 6¦(intention)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • thought — n. reflection 1) to entertain, harbor, have; relish a thought (to harbor thoughts of revenge) 2) to express, present a thought 3) to gather; sum up one s thoughts 4) an evil; fleeting, passing; happy; intriguing; refreshing; sober, sobering;… …   Combinatory dictionary

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