spare a thought for

Definition of spare a thought for

  1. :  to think about You should spare a thought for those who are less fortunate than you.

Word by Word Definitions

spareplay
  1. :  to forbear to destroy, punish, or harm

    :  to refrain from attacking or reprimanding with necessary or salutary severity

    :  to relieve of the necessity of doing or undergoing something

  1. :  not being used

    :  held for emergency use

    :  being over and above what is needed :  superfluous

  1. :  a spare tire

    :  a duplicate (as a key or a machine part) kept in reserve

    :  the knocking down of all 10 pins with the first 2 balls in a frame in bowling

thoughtplay
  1. : past tense and past participle ofthink

  1. :  the action or process of thinking :  cogitation

    :  serious consideration :  regard

    :  recollection, remembrance


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holding stubbornly to a belief or view

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