- [noun] the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about; "it was not a good idea"; "the thought never entered my mind"
- [noun] the process of thinking (especially thinking carefully); "thinking always made him frown"; "she paused for thought"
Synonyms: thinking, cerebration, intellection, mentation
- [noun] the organized beliefs of a period or group or individual; "19th century thought"; "Darwinian thought"
- [noun] a personal belief or judgment that is not founded on proof or certainty; "my opinion differs from yours"; "what are your thoughts on Haiti?"
Synonyms: opinion, sentiment, persuasion, view
concept, conception, construct
plan, program, programme
generalization, generalisation, generality
impression, feeling, belief, notion, opinion
notion, whim, whimsy, whimsey
- free association
construction, mental synthesis
reasoning, logical thinking, abstract thought
- line of thought
train of thought, thread
planning, preparation, provision
- problem solving
- convergent thinking
divergent thinking, out-of-the-box thinking
judgment, judgement, mind
preconception, prepossession, parti pris, preconceived opinion, preconceived idea, preconceived notion
politics, political sympathies