Meaning of “thoughtful” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /ˈθɔːtfəl/

quiet because you are thinking about something:

You look thoughtful.

B2 kind and always thinking about how you can help other people:

Thank you for the card - it was very thoughtful of you.
thoughtfully adverb

She gazed thoughtfully into the distance.
thoughtfulness noun [ U ]

(Definition of “thoughtful” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)