think aloud

Speak one's thoughts audibly, as in We need flour, sugar, butter—I'm just thinking aloud. [Early 1700s]


Nearby words

  1. thingstead,
  2. thingumabob,
  3. thingy,
  4. think,
  5. think a lot of,
  6. think back,
  7. think better of,
  8. think big,
  9. think little of,
  10. think nothing of

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