English to Afrikaans Meaning :: cogitate

Cogitate :
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- denkbeeld vormcogitatedcogitatespeinzende
 

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Verb(1) consider carefully and deeply; reflect upon; turn over in one's mind(2) use or exercise the mind or one's power of reason in order to make inferences, decisions, or arrive at a solution or judgments

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(1) Editorials and longer opinion pieces shout crudely at us, whereas a good essay should meditate, cogitate and ruminate in a solid literary style.(2) Holmes broke open a packet of plain chocolate hob nobs and looked at me. ÔÇÿIf you don't mind, Watson, I wish to cogitate alone.'(3) he stroked his beard and retired to cogitate(4) I need to cogitate and ruminate on it a bit more before the official electoral prediction.(5) It is my duty to observe, comment, cogitate and deliberate, and then to disseminate the wisdom I have gained by my efforts.(6) When we are rushed to deliver short and sweet responses, we may lose our ability to cogitate and reflect.(7) No matter how hard you study, ponder or cogitate , some things are just a mystery.(8) Consider and reconsider and think and ponder and ruminate and cogitate all you will - Lady Josephine - but my convictions remain the same.(9) Mitch didn't want to give the temps time to cogitate over unionizing.(10) Considering the divorce rate in this country, one might cogitate on why so many people still want to get hitched.(11) If we had to cogitate every time we did anything, chances are we'd have a difficult time getting out of bed in the morning.(12) The whole obesity thing was just something to cogitate on.(13) It was a day to stay home and cogitate in front of the fire with a good book, a cup of coffee, and a warm blanket.(14) I'm not exactly over the moon at being another year older but my wife is taking me away for the weekend to meditate, cogitate and recuperate in Cornwall.(15) What's really bugging me is people trying to put words in my mouth or thoughts in my mind that I never pronounced or cogitated .(16) She is but one of many distinguished political cogitators in the entertainment industry.
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Verb
2. contemplate ::
oorweeg
3. consider ::
oorweeg
4. mull over ::
dink daaroor
5. meditate on ::
bepeins
7. ponder ::
bepeins
8. reflect on ::
besin oor
11. dwell on ::
woon op
12. brood on ::
tob oor
13. chew over ::
kou oor
Different Forms
cogitate, cogitated, cogitates, cogitating
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