- thotmes i,
- thotmes ii,
- thotmes iii,
- thought disorder,
- thought experiment,
- thought leader,
- thought police,
- thought reading
Origin of thought1
Examples from the Web for thoughts
Do you think that as we get older our thoughts shift to the more abstract, the music, than the definite, the lyrics?
But at this stage, he is either afraid or unable to get carried away by his thoughts.
We are no longer sovereigns of our thoughts, comedy and art.The Sony Hack and America’s Craven Capitulation To Terror|David Keyes|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like many non-religious people around the world, I use the Internet to express my thoughts.
After processing in everyone else, the cops took him somewhere for a reminder of their thoughts on “rapos.”
As usual she seemed to read my thoughts and understand them.Kent Knowles: Quahaug|Joseph C. Lincoln
He left Mr Monypenny with his head full of thoughts which were not all heroic.The Ladies Lindores, Vol. 3(of 3)|Margaret Oliphant
I have some thoughts of going to Petersburg, if the actors go there in May.The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Vol. I (of 9)|Thomas Jefferson
"She has a strange assortment of alte Schachteln here," he said, after a pause during which his thoughts were rosy.The Benefactress|Elizabeth Beauchamp
The record of his thoughts is a disgrace to human nature, the record of his deeds, a recapitulation of crimes.Heroines of the Crusades|C. A. Bloss
Word Origin for thought
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).
see food for thought; lost in thought; on second thought; penny for your thoughts; perish the thought; train of thought. Also see under think.