Definitions for thoughtfulˈθɔt fəl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
showing consideration for others; considerate.
characterized by or manifesting careful thought:
a thoughtful essay.
occupied with or given to thought; contemplative; meditative; reflective:
in a thoughtful mood.
careful, heedful, or mindful.
Origin of thoughtful:
having intellectual depth
"a deeply thoughtful essay"
exhibiting or characterized by careful thought
"a thoughtful paper"
acting with or showing thought and good sense
"a sensible young man"
heedful, attentive, thoughtful, paying attention(adj)
taking heed; giving close and thoughtful attention
"heedful of the warnings"; "so heedful a writer"; "heedful of what they were doing"
considerate of the feelings or well-being of others
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
caring about others' feelings
a thoughtful young man; Thank you. That was very thoughtful of you.
careful and with a lot of thought
a thoughtful analysis of the subject; "I can do it for you," she said thoughtfully.; a thoughtfully written article; Your thoughtfulness is appreciated.; the thoughtfulness of your explanations
Demonstrating thought or careful consideration.
Most thoughtful people eventually solve the puzzle.
Demonstrating kindness or consideration for others.
Preparing dinner is a thoughtful gesture for a new mother.
full of thought; employed in meditation; contemplative; as, a man of thoughtful mind
attentive; careful; exercising the judgment; having the mind directed to an object; as, thoughtful of gain; thoughtful in seeking truth
anxious; solicitous; concerned
Translations for thoughtful
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(appearing to be) thinking deeply
You look thoughtful; a thoughtful mood.
- كَثير التَّفْكيرArabic
- pensativoPortuguese (BR)
- σκεφτικός, συλλογισμένοςGreek
- اندیشمند؛ متفکرFarsi
- zamišljenost, zaokupljenost mislimaCroatian
- (el)gondolkodó, gondterheltHungarian
- penuh pikiranIndonesian
- 생각에 잠긴Korean
- tankefull, ettertenksomNorwegian
- اندیشمند؛ متفکرPersian
- مفكر، فكريPashto
- tankfull, fundersamSwedish
- 考慮周到的Chinese (Trad.)
- متفکر، فکر ميں غلطاںUrdu
- suy nghĩ cẩn thậnVietnamese
- 考虑周到的Chinese (Simp.)
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