contemplation

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  • Info Contemplation means "to admire something and think about it." more...
  • Some of them are worth a long look now and deep contemplation later.
  • I must get off him first, that he may pursue his contemplations too.
  • The death of one of his close friends inspired some deep contemplation.
  • Three parts of his time he spent in contemplation of a special leaf. Cited from "Wee Tim'rous Beasties", by Douglas English
  • The term is often used specifically for small works intended for personal contemplation in the home.
  • From that day forward something more than usual seemed in contemplation. Cited from The Doll and Her Friends, by Unknown
  • They soon discovered that a general exchange of political prisoners was in contemplation. Cited from Daring and Suffering, by William Pittenger
  • Before the child was born, there was much contemplation over the fate of the child.
  • After a night of contemplation, she decides to seek her birth mother out.
  • A large and small bear sit back-to-back in quiet contemplation.
  • His working method was based on contemplation, rather than study.
  • The first year was, apparently, taken up in contemplation of the house. Cited from Children of the Tenements, by Jacob A. Riis
  • All committee, staff and faculty meetings also start and end with silent contemplation.
  • So after much contemplation, he decided to give up his kingdom and take up the ascetic life.
  • After much contemplation, he decides that his career is not going to be running the mine.
  • Could anything be more inspiring than the contemplation of the work he had done? Cited from The Wonder Island Boys: The Mysteries of the Caverns, by Finlay
  • He is standing there yet, but no longer in an attitude of contemplation. Cited from The Millionaire Baby, by Anna Katharine Green
  • Here they were left to the contemplation of their coming fate. Cited from Historical Tales, The Romance of Reality, Vol. 9, by Charles Morris
  • This would mean a life of meditation and contemplation rather than an active political life.
  • Whatever his contemplations, it was plain, when he turned about, that the dark spirit was upon him again. Cited from The House by the Church-Yard, by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
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Words starting with contemplation

Meaning of contemplation

  • noun A long and thoughtful observation
  • noun A calm, lengthy, intent consideration