Meaning of “meditate” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ I ] uk us /ˈmedɪteɪt/

to think calm thoughts for a long period in order to relax or as a religious activity:

I meditate twice a day.
THINK formal

to think seriously about something:

He meditated on the consequences of his decision.
meditation uk us /ˌmedɪˈteɪʃən/ noun [ U ]

Let's spend a few moments in quiet meditation.

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