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contemplative

see definition of contemplative
  • adjdeep in thought
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Synonyms for contemplative

adj deep in thought
  • introspective
  • meditative
  • pensive
  • reflective
  • thoughtful
  • intent
  • lost
  • musing
  • thinking
  • attentive
  • cogitative
  • in brown study
  • pondering
  • rapt
  • reflecting
  • ruminative
  • speculative

Antonyms for contemplative

  • ignorant
  • unthoughtful
  • disdainful
  • disregarding
  • negligent
  • rejecting
  • scornful
  • shallow
  • unreflective
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to contemplative

cogitative

adjective. thoughtful
  • contemplating
  • contemplative
  • deliberative
  • excogitative
  • meditating
  • meditative
  • probing
  • reasoning
  • reflective
  • ruminative
  • thinking

deliberative

adjective. thoughtful

excogitative

adjective. thoughtful

monastic

adjective. with communal life

more serious

adjective. somber, humorless

most sapient

adjective. sagacious
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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