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English definition of “put your thinking cap on”

put your thinking cap on

to think seriously about something: I'm in need of some interesting suggestions so if you can put your thinking cap on I'd be grateful.Thinking and contemplating
(Definition of put your thinking cap on from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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