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Synonyms for thoughtful
ˈθɔt fəlthought·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thoughtfuladjective

    having intellectual depth

    "a deeply thoughtful essay"

    paying attention, heedful, serious-minded, attentive

    unconsidered, superficial, thoughtless, unthoughtful, inconsiderate, frivolous, unreflective, unthinking

  2. thoughtfuladjective

    exhibiting or characterized by careful thought

    "a thoughtful paper"

    paying attention, heedful, serious-minded, attentive

    unthoughtful, superficial, unreflective, inconsiderate, unconsidered, frivolous, unthinking, thoughtless

  3. thoughtful, serious-mindedadjective

    acting with or showing thought and good sense

    "a sensible young man"

    paying attention, heedful, serious-minded, attentive

    frivolous, superficial, unthoughtful, inconsiderate, thoughtless, unthinking, unreflective, unconsidered

  4. heedful, attentive, thoughtful, paying attentionadjective

    taking heed; giving close and thoughtful attention

    "heedful of the warnings"; "so heedful a writer"; "heedful of what they were doing"

    paying attention, heedful, advertent, serious-minded, attentive, careful

    unconsidered, frivolous, thoughtless, unthinking, unreflective, unthoughtful, superficial, inconsiderate

  5. thoughtfuladjective

    considerate of the feelings or well-being of others

    paying attention, heedful, serious-minded, attentive

    frivolous, unthinking, inconsiderate, unreflective, unthoughtful, thoughtless, unconsidered, superficial

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. thoughtfuladjective

    contemplative, reflective, pensive, speculative, deliberative, studious, sedate

  2. thoughtfuladjective

    careful, heedful, regardful, mindful, attentive, considerate, circumspect, wary, discreet, prudent

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. thoughtfuladjective

    contemplative, meditative, reflective, cogitative, wistful, pensive, preoccupied, abstracted, considerate, heedful, circumspect, wary

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How to use thoughtful in a sentence?

  1. Kent Walker:

    We want to have the most informed and thoughtful conversations we can, we want to sit down with the council and see what agenda they want to set.

  2. Amy Abernethy:

    They start to stack up, but we don’t have a thoughtful way to stop them.

  3. Jesper Koll:

    Japan is evolving rapidly as an investment market and Japanese investors are looking for new investment solutions. WisdomTree is a firm of thoughtful, research-driven investment solutions and I am excited to help bring this story to Japan.

  4. Thomas Marshall:

    They said they will be thoughtful and careful about their response, so we are respectful of that... But I disagree with violent video games and signage being the cause of what we are seeing in the United States, they need to take some concrete step with the weapons they sell in their stores.

  5. Percival:

    One hour of thoughtful solitude may nerve the heart for days of conflict - girding up its armor to meet the most insidious foe.

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