But as the mistaken-identity narrative crumbles, they are having second thoughts.
Even usually hot-blooded madrassa students may be having second thoughts about joining the fight.
What are your thoughts on the controversy surrounding Proposition 8?
After making an initial beeline to run toward the storm, the reporter had second thoughts and hid behind a trash can.
What are your thoughts on rich people buying influence—specifically through super PACs.
"On second thoughts, I may be able to give some kind of a pow-wow," I replied.
There would be his very voice; and something of his thoughts could not but come out.
Dangerous must have been your situation, Roger, whatever were your thoughts.
Even at this moment of vital happiness, her thoughts rested on her sister.
His thoughts now leaped to the end as blindly as they had shrunk from it before.
Old English þoht, geþoht, from stem of þencan "to conceive of in the mind, consider" (see think). Cognate with the second element in German Gedächtnis "memory," Andacht "attention, devotion," Bedacht "consideration, deliberation." Second thought "later consideration" is recorded from 1640s. Thought-crime is from "Nineteen Eighty-Four" (1949); thought police is attested from 1946, originally in reference to pre-war Japanese Special Higher Police (Tokubetsu Koto Keisatsu).
The act or the process of thinking; cogitation.
A product of thinking, such as an idea.
The faculty of thinking or reasoning.