What is another word for contemplate?

412 synonyms found


[ k_ˈɒ_n_t_ɪ_m_p_l_ˌeɪ_t], [ kˈɒntɪmplˌe͡ɪt], [ kˈɒntɪmplˌe‍ɪt]

Synonyms for Contemplate:

examine (verb) expect (verb) hope (verb) imagine (verb) question (verb) think (verb) Other synonyms:

Quotes for Contemplate:

  1. Mine is the first generation able to contemplate the possibility that we may live our entire lives without going to war or sending our children to war. Tony Blair.
  2. I don't for the life of me understand how anybody could contemplate the results of the 2000 election in the US and say that electoral politics doesn't matter any more, and that Ralph Nader was right when he said there is no difference between the two parties. Todd Gitlin.
  3. I'm not running away from the fact that I had previously said I did not contemplate a major increase, and that was a fair statement of the Government's state of mind at the time I made that. John Howard.

Idioms of Contemplate:

  1. gaze at/ contemplate your navel;