HyperDic: cogitate

English > 2 senses of the word cogitate:
VERBcognitioncogitateconsider carefully and deeply
cognitioncogitate, think, cerebrateuse or exercise the mind or one's power of reason in order to make inferences, decisions, or arrive at a solution or judgments
cogitate > pronunciation
Soundskaa.jhihtey.t
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > cogitate: 2 senses > verb 1, cognition
MeaningConsider carefully and deeply; reflect upon; turn over in one's mind.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s whether INFINITIVE
Broaderchew over, think over, meditate, ponder, excogitate, contemplate, muse, reflect, mull, mull over, ruminate, speculateReflect deeply on a subject / subject
Spanishcogitar, meditar, reflexionar
Adjectivescogitativegiven to cogitation
Nounscogitationattentive consideration and meditation / meditation
cogitationa carefully considered thought about something
English > cogitate: 2 senses > verb 2, cognition
MeaningUse or exercise the mind or one's power of reason in order to make inferences, decisions, or arrive at a solution or judgments.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymsthink, cerebrate
Narrowerassociate, tie in, relate, link, colligate, link up, connectmake a logical or causal connection
brainstormtry to solve a problem by thinking intensely about it
chew over, think over, meditate, ponder, excogitate, contemplate, muse, reflect, mull, mull over, ruminate, speculateReflect deeply on a subject / subject
concentrate, focus, center, centre, pore, rivetdirect one's attention on something
evaluate, pass judgment, judgeform a critical opinion of
give, pay, devotededicate
philosophize, philosophisereason philosophically
planmake plans for something
puzzle overtry to solve
rationalize, rationaliseThink rationally
reasonThink logically
reason, reason out, concludedecide by reasoning
study, meditate, contemplateThink intently and at length, as for spiritual purposes
thinkdecide by pondering, reasoning, or reflecting
thinkponder
thinkHave or formulate in the mind
think aboutHave on one's mind, think about actively
Spanishcreer, discurrir, meditar, pensar, reflexionar
Catalandiscórrer, pensar
Adjectivescogitativeof or relating to having capacities for cogitation
cogitativegiven to cogitation
Nounscogitationattentive consideration and meditation / meditation

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