Übersetzung von “contemplate” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

contemplate

verb transitive contemplate /ˈkɒntəmˌpleɪt, -tɛm-/
to think about the possibility
envisager

I can't even contemplate going back there.
Je n'envisage même pas d'y retourner.
formal to think about or to look at for a long period
réfléchir longuement

He sat contemplating the meaning of it all.
Il était assis, réfléchissant longuement au sens de tout cela.

(Übersetzung von “contemplate” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

contemplate

verb /ˈkontəmpleit/

to think seriously (about)

envisager
I was contemplating (= feeling inclined towards) having a holiday
She contemplated her future gloomily.

to look thoughtfully at

contempler
The little boy stood contemplating himself in the mirror.
contemplation noun

contemplation
contemplative /kənˈtemplətiv, (American) ˈkontəmpleitiv/ adjective

contemplatif
contemplatively adverb

contemplativement

(Übersetzung von “contemplate” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)