come to think of it

idiom (1)

Definition of come to think of it 

(Entry 1 of 8)

used in speech to say that one has just remembered or thought of something The meeting is next Tuesday, which, come to think of it, is also the date of my doctor's appointment.

not think anything of

idiom (2)

Definition of not think anything of (Entry 2 of 8)

: to not think of (something) as being important or unusual I didn't think anything of it at the time—but it turned out to be the clue that would solve the case. I didn't think anything of his wearing a long coat since it was cold outside.

not think much of

idiom (3)

Definition of not think much of (Entry 3 of 8)

: to not like (someone or something) very much They didn't think much of my idea. Though the singer was very popular, she didn't think much of him.

shudder to think (of)

idiom (4)

Definition of shudder to think (of) (Entry 4 of 8)

: to be very worried/fearful about I shudder to think (of) what might happen.

think less of

idiom (5)

Definition of think less of (Entry 5 of 8)

: to not respect (someone) as much as one did before : to have a worse opinion of (someone) I hope you don't think (any) less of me now that you know about the trouble I got into when I was younger.

think nothing of

idiom (6)

Definition of think nothing of (Entry 6 of 8)

: to not hesitate at all about (doing something that other people think is very difficult or dangerous) She thinks nothing of running 10 miles.

think nothing of it

idiom (7)

Definition of think nothing of it (Entry 7 of 8)

used as a polite response when someone has apologized to one or thanked one "Thanks for the ride." "Think nothing of it—I was going in this direction anyway."

think the world of

idiom (8)

Definition of think the world of (Entry 8 of 8)

: to think very highly of (someone)

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