Definitions of cogitation

  1. a carefully considered thought about something; "his cogitations were dutifully recorded in his daybook" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. attentive consideration and meditation; "after much cogitation he rejected the offer" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. The act of thinking; thought; meditation; contemplation. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Deep thought: meditation. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. Consideration; reflection; thought. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. Act of thinking. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  7. n. Act of thinking; meditation; contemplation. Cabinet Dictionary
  8. Thought, the act of thinking ; purpose, reflection previous to action ; meditation. Complete Dictionary