Examples of meditative in a Sentence
I could see that she was in a meditative mood.
I've been in a meditative mood all day.
Recent Examples of meditative from the Web
Amethyst is a meditative and calming stone that works in the emotional, spiritual, and physical planes to provide calm, balance, patience, and peace.
Some of the meditative interludes feel forced in order to give metaphoric heft to what’s already obvious to us.
But Logan is more frequently meditative, with quiet car rides across barren landscapes, meals with kind strangers, and long hikes toward the possibility of grace.
Her meditative view of the building art provides a means for expressing poetic impulses about humanity’s place in the natural, rather than man-made, environment.
Walking the park and lying on your back, looking up at its life-size stainless-steel tree on a sunny summer afternoon, is meditative.
Country singer and songwriter Jamey Johnson has made a couple of albums of dark meditative country music.
Turns out, the rote movement puts us in a type of meditative state, which means the mind can roam free and (for some people) land on chart-topping song lyrics.
Much like The Epic, Harmony arrives to a world fractured along racial and political lines, but the new album’s meditative vibe is far removed from the weariness of daily existence in 2017.
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First Known Use of meditative
Synonymsbroody, cogitative, contemplative, melancholy, musing, pensive, reflective, ruminant, ruminative, thoughtful
Related Wordsintrospective, retrospective, self-reflective; earnest, grave, sedate, serious, serious-minded, severe, sober, solemn, somber (or sombre), weighty; philosophical (also philosophic); analytic (or analytical), logical, rational; deliberate, purposeful; absentminded, abstracted, preoccupied
Near Antonymsfeatherbrained, flighty, flippant, frivolous, goofy, harebrained, light-headed, scatterbrained; brainless, mindless, silly, thoughtless, unthinking
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