Thoughtful meaning

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Demonstrating kindness or consideration for others.

Preparing dinner is a thoughtful gesture for a new mother.

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Heedful, careful, attentive, etc.; esp., considerate of others; kind.
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Having or showing heed for the well-being or happiness of others and a propensity for anticipating their needs or wishes.
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Full of thought; meditative; thinking.
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Showing or characterized by thought; serious.

A thoughtful essay.

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Demonstrating thought or careful consideration.

Most thoughtful people eventually solve the puzzle.

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The definition of thoughtful is someone who is pondering or someone that shows care or sympathy for others.

When you are considering and thinking about a complex problem, this is an example of a situation where you are thoughtful.

When you bring soup to a sick friend, this is an example of a situation where you are thoughtful.

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Exhibiting or characterized by careful thought.

A thoughtful essay.

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Origin of thoughtful

  • From thought +"Ž -ful

    From Wiktionary