contemplation[ kon-tuh m-pley-shuh n, -tem- ]SEE DEFINITION OF contemplation
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CONTEMPLATION
The truth could not be concealed, nor the contemplation of it avoided.
Raising his eyes from a contemplation of the heels in front of him, he saw Belle Langdon.
I wasn't so enamoured with the ancients as I thought I was; but I was enamoured with your contemplation of my pose.
The contemplation of the infirm and lonely steed overcame him.
A state of mind produced by contemplation of a neighbor's uneasiness.
The course of nature lies open to my contemplation as well as to theirs.
From the contemplation of the Past, he roused himself to face the Future.
I could enter no other houses for that one while, for I could not bear the contemplation of the children.
Who do you imagine has it in contemplation to confer a distinction upon you, sir?'
It may be that the banker's face grew a shade paler after that contemplation.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CONTEMPLATION
- close study