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pon·der

ponder

 
 
pronunciation:
pan dr
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part of speech: verb
inflections: ponders, pondering, pondered
definition: to think about something deeply and carefully.
She pondered what to do when she realized her cat was missing.
 
synonyms:
meditate, reflect
similar words:
brood, deliberate, muse, think
derivation: ponderable (adj.)
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