Thinking definition

thĭngkĭng
Characterized by thought or thoughtfulness; rational.

We are thinking animals.

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Given to thought; reflective.
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The action of one who thinks or the result of such action; thought.
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The act or practice of one that thinks; thought.
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That thinks or can think; rational.
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A way of reasoning; judgment.

To my thinking, this is not a good idea.

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Thinking is thought or reasoning.

An example of thinking is when someone takes the time to work out a problem in their head.

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What is your thinking on this subject?

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Present participle of think.

I'm thinking about inventing a new perpetual-motion machine.

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put on one's thinking cap
  • to begin careful thinking about a problem
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
thinking
Plural:
thinkings

Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

put on one's thinking cap