thinking, thought, thought process, cerebration, intellection, mentation(adj)
the process of using your mind to consider something carefully
"thinking always made him frown"; "she paused for thought"
intelligent, reasoning(a), thinking(a)(adj)
endowed with the capacity to reason
Gerund of think.
What is your thinking on this subject?
having the faculty of thought; cogitative; capable of a regular train of ideas; as, man is a thinking being
the act of thinking; mode of thinking; imagination; cogitation; judgment
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Mental activity, not predominantly perceptual, by which one apprehends some aspect of an object or situation based on past learning and experience.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'thinking' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1346
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'thinking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #495
Rank popularity for the word 'thinking' in Nouns Frequency: #1060
The numerical value of thinking in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of thinking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Thinking is a brain activity. Knowing is a gut feeling. Thinking is movement. Knowing is stillness. Thinking takes time. Knowing is now.
We were thinking Paris. We were thinking San Bernardino. We were thinking of the attacks that have occurred in West Africa recently against foreigners.
There's another thing I wish I could explain, [The] closet thing I can say here is I just wanted to make this right ... I'm still not thinking I've been abused. I'm thinking this is all my fault.
Young people: I understand this is important to you, but as you be thinking about climate change, the economy and jobs, war and peace, maybe way at the bottom you should be thinking about marijuana.
The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority. The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking.
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