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ruminative

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of ruminative

  1. given to or marked by long, quiet thinking a ruminative man, who contributed to discussions only after he had completely thought things through Synonyms of ruminative broody, cogitative, meditative, melancholy, musing, pensive, reflective, ruminant, contemplative, thoughtfulWords Related to ruminative introspective, 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, preoccupiedNear Antonyms of ruminative featherbrained, flighty, flippant, frivolous, goofy, harebrained, light-headed, scatterbrained; brainless, mindless, silly, thoughtless, unthinkingAntonyms of ruminative unreflective


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