What does thinking mean?

Definitions for thinking
ˈθɪŋ kɪŋthink·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. intelligent, reasoning(a), thinking(a)(adj)

    endowed with the capacity to reason

Wiktionary

  1. thinking(Noun)

    Gerund of think.

    What is your thinking on this subject?

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thinking

    of Think

  2. Thinking(adj)

    having the faculty of thought; cogitative; capable of a regular train of ideas; as, man is a thinking being

  3. Thinking(noun)

    the act of thinking; mode of thinking; imagination; cogitation; judgment

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Thinking

    Mental activity, not predominantly perceptual, by which one apprehends some aspect of an object or situation based on past learning and experience.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thinking' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1346

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thinking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #495

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thinking' in Nouns Frequency: #1060

How to pronounce thinking?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say thinking in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thinking in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thinking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of thinking in a Sentence

  1. Scary Mommy:

    I just think it's so universal. We're so hard on ourselves, we compare ourselves to everybody, and we want to look a certain way. We want to be perceived a certain way, and we just spend so much time in our own heads obsessing about all that stuff. ... I don't know any woman who is 100% confident in her body and herself and just puts on a bathing suit without thinking twice about it.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    There exists no greater megalomania than thinking that we are all alone in this cosmic ocean!

  3. Tim Borden:

    When you think of it on the physics level, to get a ton of anything up in the air with one explosion takes quite a bit of thinking.

  4. Dalai Lama:

    Now this president is quite active and realistic. However, the old thinking is still very much well entrenched. So change is difficult.

  5. Bill Petullo:

    Whenever a candidate talks about the other guy's positions, it turns me off completely, when he tries to get in the other guy's shoes to start telling me what he thinks the other guys is thinking -- and it doesn't lower Senator Cruz at all to me -- it doesn't hold as much water.

Images & Illustrations of thinking

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