Definition of pensée
1 : a thought expressed in literary form not a system of ethics at all but simply a collection of maxims and pensées — J. C. Ransom
2 : pansy 2
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Origin and Etymology of pensée
in sense 1, from French, from Pensées (1670), literary work by Blaise Pascal †1662 French scientist and philosopher; in sense 2, from French, from Middle French — more at pansy
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