Definition of THOUGHT

noun : THOUGHT

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about; "it was not a good idea"; "the thought never entered my mind" ;

  • 3. (

    ) the organized beliefs of a period or group or individual; "19th century thought"; "Darwinian thought" ;

verb : THOUGHT

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) judge or regard; look upon; judge; "I think he is very smart"; "I believe her to be very smart"; "I think that he is her boyfriend"; "The racist conceives such people to be inferior" ;

  • 2. (

    ) expect, believe, or suppose; "I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel"; "I thought to find her in a bad state"; "he didn't think to find her in the kitchen"; "I guess she is angry at me for standing her up" ;

  • 3. (

    ) use or exercise the mind or one's power of reason in order to make inferences, decisions, or arrive at a solution or judgments; "I've been thinking all day and getting nowhere" ;

  • 5. (

    ) imagine or visualize; "Just think;

  • 6. (

    ) focus one's attention on a certain state; "Think big"; "think thin" ;

  • 7. (

    ) have in mind as a purpose; "I mean no harm"; "I only meant to help you"; "She didn't think to harm me"; "We thought to return early that night" ;

  • 8. (

    ) decide by pondering, reasoning, or reflecting; "Can you think what to do next?" ;

  • 9. (

    ) ponder; reflect on, or reason about; "Think the matter through"; "Think how hard life in Russia must be these days" ;

  • 10. (

    ) dispose the mind in a certain way; "Do you really think so?" ;

  • 11. (

    ) have or formulate in the mind; "think good thoughts" ;

  • 12. (

    ) be capable of conscious thought; "Man is the only creature that thinks" ;

  • 13. (

    ) bring into a given condition by mental preoccupation; "She thought herself into a state of panic over the final exam" ;


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