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.

Editors Contribution

  1. thinking

    Verb form of the word think

    Thinking through our plans is a good idea to ensure we are logical and practical in the step-by-step process

    Submitted by MaryC on March 28, 2021  

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?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Indian

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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. Jim Jordan:

    You really think that Mike Johnson was serious about thinking that China's going to investigate the Hunter Biden family ? I think Mike Johnson's getting -- as I think Mark Rubio said a couple days ago, I think Mark Rubio's getting the press all spun up about this. Remember, this is the president who's been tougher on China than any other president.

  2. David Pilgrim:

    I am glad to see so many young people thinking about social justice. I have been woke since the doctor slapped my ass.

  3. Lori Marko:

    We're watching everybody, only met Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker twice, i liked what Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker had to say more this time, now that Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's got more teeth into what Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker policies are, what Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's going to do. And I like what I'm hearing for our veterans, for our security, for Obamacare. ... It's more in line what I was thinking, but I wanted to hear what he had to say first. Bill Marko looked into Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker after reading Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker book.

  4. Blake Shelton:

    It’s driving me nuts to not be already into that project because it’s all I’m thinking about.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    The wisdom of a lonely tree is higher than the wisdom of the forest, because there is more thinking in it!

Images & Illustrations of thinking

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