Definition of “thinking” - English Dictionary

“thinking” in British English

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thinkingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈθɪŋ.kɪŋ/ us /ˈθɪŋ.kɪŋ/

thinkingadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈθɪŋ.kɪŋ/ us /ˈθɪŋ.kɪŋ/

(Definition of “thinking” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“thinking” in American English

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thinkingnoun [ U ]

us /ˈθɪŋ·kɪŋ/

thinking noun [ U ] (OPINIONS)

the process of forming an opinion or idea about something, or the opinions or ideas formed by this process:

I feel that his thinking is outdated in some ways.
Several new books have changed my thinking about terrorism.

thinking noun [ U ] (USE OF REASON)

the process of using your mind to understand matters, make judgments, and solve problems:

I’ve done some serious thinking about our relationship.
Thinking, for me, is hard work!

(Definition of “thinking” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)