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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Rank popularity for the word 'thinking' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1346
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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
Examples of thinking in a Sentence
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.
There exists no greater megalomania than thinking that we are all alone in this cosmic ocean!
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.
Now this president is quite active and realistic. However, the old thinking is still very much well entrenched. So change is difficult.
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.
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