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think

Synonyms and Antonyms of think

to have as an opinion
  • I think we should wait for someone to come help us out
Synonyms of think

allow [chiefly Southern & Midland], believe, conceive, consider, deem, esteem, feel, figure, guess, hold, imagine, judge, reckon [chiefly dialect], suppose

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Synonym Discussion of think

think, conceive, imagine, fancy, realize, envisage, envision mean to form an idea of. think implies the entrance of an idea into one's mind with or without deliberate consideration or reflection.
    • I just thought of a good joke
conceive suggests the forming and bringing forth and usually developing of an idea, plan, or design.
    • conceived of a new marketing approach
imagine stresses a visualization.
    • imagine you're at the beach
fancy suggests an imagining often unrestrained by reality but spurred by desires.
    • fancied himself a super athlete
realize stresses a grasping of the significance of what is conceived or imagined.
    • realized the enormity of the task ahead
envisage and envision imply a conceiving or imagining that is especially clear or detailed.
    • envisaged a totally computerized operation
    • envisioned a cure for the disease

think (about or over)

Synonyms and Antonyms of think (about or over)

to give serious and careful thought to
  • I'll have to think over everything you've said before deciding what to do
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think (of)

Synonyms and Antonyms of think (of)

to bring back to mind
  • that postcard from Florida makes me think of all the fun we used to have there as kids
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think (up)

Synonyms and Antonyms of think (up)

to create or think of by clever use of the imagination
  • the marketing department is trying to think up better ways to pitch our product to younger consumers
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