• Definition for "ponder"
    • To weigh-in your head with thoroughness and treatment.
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ponder definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To weigh-in your head with thoroughness and treatment.
    • To consider.
    • To weigh-in your brain; to look at with deliberation; to examine carefully; to consider attentively.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To reflect or consider with thoroughness and treatment.
    • to believe; to deliberate; to muse; -- typically followed closely by on or over.
  • verb:
    • To wonder, to think of profoundly.
    • To consider (anything) very carefully and thoroughly; to chew more than, to think about.
    • mirror deeply on a topic
  • others:
    • I. To consider.
    • To consider very carefully inside brain; think about carefully; think of; reflect upon.
    • Synonyms to think about, reflect upon, etc. See record under contemplate.
    • to consider; muse; mirror; deliberate: with on or over: as, to ponder over exactly what you've got heard.
  • noun:
    • One thing to ponder on.
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