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think something

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think something

verb phrase

To concentrate on; aspire to; desire: A fashion magazine could tell its readers to ''think pink'' one season, because they'd been thinking navy blue or yellow or aqua the season before (1980s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • If she did not appear, her chums might think something had happened to her and start a search.

    The Orchard Secret Cleo Garis
  • Well,” said Dean hesitating, “I am afraid I did think something of the kind.

    Dead Man's Land George Manville Fenn
  • Do you know—you have said something—you have made me think something—put something before me.

    Christmas Roses and Other Stories Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  • I think something may be gained here by descending into the particulars.

    The Parables of Our Lord William Arnot
  • I should think something ought to be done about him, for his family's sake, if nothing else.

    The Quality of Mercy W. D. Howells

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