Contemplate and Excogitate


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Contemplate verb – Reflect deeply on a subject.
Excogitate is a synonym for contemplate in plan topic. In some cases you can use "Excogitate" instead a verb "Contemplate", when it comes to topics like thoughts.
Nearby Words: contemplation, contemplative, contemplating
Synonyms for Contemplate


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Excogitate verb – Reflect deeply on a subject.
Usage example: The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate

Contemplate is a synonym for excogitate in thoughts topic. You can use "Contemplate" instead a verb "Excogitate", if it concerns topics such as think about seriously.
Nearby Word: excogitation
Synonyms for Excogitate
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