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ˈθɔt fəlthought·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thoughtfuladjective

    having intellectual depth

    "a deeply thoughtful essay"

  2. thoughtfuladjective

    exhibiting or characterized by careful thought

    "a thoughtful paper"

  3. thoughtful, serious-mindedadjective

    acting with or showing thought and good sense

    "a sensible young man"

  4. heedful, attentive, thoughtful, paying attentionadjective

    taking heed; giving close and thoughtful attention

    "heedful of the warnings"; "so heedful a writer"; "heedful of what they were doing"

  5. thoughtfuladjective

    considerate of the feelings or well-being of others

Wiktionary

  1. thoughtfuladjective

    Demonstrating thought or careful consideration.

    Most thoughtful people eventually solve the puzzle.

  2. thoughtfuladjective

    Demonstrating kindness or consideration for others.

    Preparing dinner is a thoughtful gesture for a new mother.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thoughtfuladjective

    full of thought; employed in meditation; contemplative; as, a man of thoughtful mind

  2. Thoughtfuladjective

    attentive; careful; exercising the judgment; having the mind directed to an object; as, thoughtful of gain; thoughtful in seeking truth

  3. Thoughtfuladjective

    anxious; solicitous; concerned

Editors Contribution

  1. thoughtful

    Characterized by loving and rational thought.

    He is so thoughtful, he knows his fiance is focused on a project and knows their marriage is important to them both.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 15, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thoughtful in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thoughtful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of thoughtful in a Sentence

  1. Alex French:

    We feel fortunate that The Atlantic decided to work with us, and we are grateful that the piece has gone through The Atlantic's thoughtful editorial process, which included another rigorous fact-check and robust legal vetting, singer's response to The Atlantic story wrongfully used' homophobia' to deflect from sexual assault allegations and GLAAD urges the media and the industry at large to not gloss over the fact that survivors of sexual assault should be put first.

  2. Dick Durbin:

    I think now's the time to do it, but we ought to do it in a thoughtful way, we've got to find some tax relief for them (lower- and middle-income Americans) if we increase that gas tax.

  3. Premier Notley:

    In order to deal with the issues we're going to take a thoughtful, considered, intelligent approach to moving forward, we're going to do it with a great deal of consultation ... but to suggest you never change anything ever, ever, ever going forward I don't think is particularly responsible.

  4. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush:

    This is the only serious, thoughtful way to deal with this, no one I know has a plan to round up illegal immigrants and send them back.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    Thank you for asking, it was so thoughtful.

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