- (tr, adverb) to ponder or considerto think over a problem
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Related Words for think overponder, ruminate, contemplate, weigh, examine, deliberate, consider, mull, evaluate, reflect, speculate, reevaluate, reexamine, amend, rethink, review, revise, reassess, reconsider, analyze
Idioms and Phrases with think over
Ponder, reflect about, especially with a view to making a decision. For example, I'll have to think it over carefully before I can say yes or no. [Mid-1800s]
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