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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person devoted to a thoughtful life adj. - Persistently or morbidly thoughtful.

Usage examples (37)
  • It was occasion'd by the fall of an apple, as he sat in contemplative mood.
  • Meditations on the Apostles 'Creed in contemplative plainness and simplicity.
  • Rooted in contemplative spirituality, the memoir recounts her intense and vivid spiritual transformation.
  • The definition of the word contemplative as described by Foster, Manning, Merton, and many others is Eastern. for more
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