think of/about sb/sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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think of/about sb/sth

phrasal verb with think uk   us   /θɪŋk/ verb (thought, thought)
B1 to ​remember or ​imagine someone or something: I ​thought of you ​immediately when they said they ​wanted someone who could ​speakEnglish. He was ​thinking about the ​time he ​spent in the ​army.
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in Chinese (Simplified) 记起,想起, 想象…
in Chinese (Traditional) 記起,想起, 想像…
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