Associations to the word «Meditate»

Pictures for the word «Meditate»


MEDITATE, verb. (intransitive) To contemplate; to keep the mind fixed upon something; to study.
MEDITATE, verb. (intransitive) To sit or lie down and come to a deep rest while still remaining conscious.

Dictionary definition

MEDITATE, verb. Reflect deeply on a subject; "I mulled over the events of the afternoon"; "philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years"; "The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate".
MEDITATE, verb. Think intently and at length, as for spiritual purposes; "He is meditating in his study".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats