AskDefine | Define musing

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musing adj : persistently or morbidly thoughtful [syn: brooding, broody, contemplative, meditative, pensive, pondering, reflective, ruminative] n : a calm lengthy intent consideration [syn: contemplation, reflection, reflexion, rumination, thoughtfulness]

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Verb form

musing
  1. Present participle and gerund of "to muse".

Adjective

musing
  1. Absorbed in thought; contemplative

Derived terms

Noun

  1. thought, meditation, contemplation
    daydreaming or imaginative musings.

Translations

thought
  • Portuguese: pensamento, meditação, contemplação

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