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contemplationnoun [U]

uk   /ˌkɒn.təmˈpleɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌkɑːn.t̬əm-/
contemplative
adjective uk   /kənˈtem.plə.tɪv/  us   /-t̬ɪv/
Her ​mood was ​calm and contemplative.
contemplatively
adverb uk   /kənˈtem.plə.tɪv.li/  us   /-t̬ɪv-/
(Definition of contemplation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “contemplation”
in Arabic تَأمُّل…
in Korean 심사숙고…
in Portuguese contemplação…
in Catalan reflexió…
in Japanese 熟慮…
in Chinese (Simplified) 盘算, 沉思,冥想…
in Chinese (Traditional) 盤算, 沈思,冥想…
in Italian contemplazione…
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