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ruminate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of ruminate

  1. to give serious and careful thought to the minister hoped that the congregation would spend the remainder of the week ruminating the message of his sermon Synonyms of ruminate chew over, cogitate, consider, contemplate, debate, deliberate, entertain, eye, kick around, meditate, mull (over), perpend, pore (over), question, revolve, ponder, study, think (about or over), turn, weigh, wrestle (with)Words Related to ruminate muse (upon), reflect (on or upon), reminisce; analyze, explore, review; conclude, reason; second-guess, speculate (about); brood (about or over), dwell (on or upon), fixate (on or upon), fret (about or over), obsess (about or over); believe, conceive, opine; absorb, assimilate, digest, drink (in)Near Antonyms of ruminate disregard, ignore, overlook, slight; dismiss, pooh-pooh (also pooh), reject

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