- cogitate - consider carefully and deeply; reflect upon; turn over in one's mind
--1 is one way to chew over, think over, meditate, ponder, excogitate, contemplate, muse, reflect, mull, mull over, ruminate, speculate
Derived forms: noun cogitation1, noun cogitation2
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- think, cogitate, cerebrate - use or exercise the mind or one's power of reason in order to make inferences, decisions, or arrive at a solution or judgments; "I've been thinking all day and getting nowhere"
Derived form: noun cogitation2