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pensive

adjective  /ˈpen·sɪv/ us  
quiet and thinking seriously: James was more pensive than usual.
pensively
adverb  /ˈpen·sɪv·li/ us  
He gazed pensively out the window.
Translations of “pensive”
in Spanish pensativo…
in Korean 수심에 잠긴…
in Arabic مُتأمّل…
in Portuguese pensativo…
in French pensif…
in German gedankenvoll…
in Catalan pensiu…
in Japanese 物思いに沈んだ, 物思わしげな…
in Italian pensieroso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沉思的, 憂戚的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 沉思的, 忧戚的…
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