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I’d been really enjoying baking during quarantine — I love the meditative quality of making something by hand, the patience it forces me to foster as I let the dough rise.
PANDEMIC BAKING FOR MY SON HELPED ME REALIZE IT’S NOT ABOUT THE CINNAMON ROLLSBRENDA JANOWITZAPRIL 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It’s a meditative rush, road biking without the road, lap swimming without staring at the bottom of a pool, but soaring between the pines at 20 miles per hour with snowy peaks shining overhead.
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIERS HAVE RUINED MY DOG WALKSSUNDOGAPRIL 3, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
“When it came to writing Garland of Hours music, I was harking back to that sort of old modalities, as well as more atmospheric and ambient stuff like Eno and Talk Talk and meditative qualities of heavier stuff like Lungfish,” she says.
MARY TIMONY’S ‘MOUNTAINS’ CONFUSED LOTS OF LISTENERS 20 YEARS AGO. IT ALWAYS MADE PERFECT SENSE TO HER.MARIANA TIMONYFEBRUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A final word on shopping for the best knife sharpenerSharpening your knives at home can be a soothing, meditative experience with a whetstone, or an ultra-efficient job with an electric sharpener.
THE BEST KNIFE SHARPENER TO KEEP YOUR BLADES SAFE AND EFFECTIVEEDMUND TORRFEBRUARY 25, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
At first, the space feels meditative, cocoon-like, with videos of wild life projected on dozens of large fabric panels.
BALTIMORE EXHIBITION OF OUTSIDER ART CELEBRATES NATURE’S ‘EXCESS’ WITH A WAKE-UP CALL ABOUT POLLUTIONKELSEY ABLESFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Colonel Adams sipped his Perrier quietly, and his brown, lean face became unusually meditative.
A BUTTERFLY ON THE WHEELCYRIL ARTHUR EDWARD RANGER GULL
There was an amused, meditative smiling at her lips, a kind of wonder, the tender flush of a new experience.
WHEN VALMOND CAME TO PONTIAC, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
Jack suddenly threw up his meditative head, shied, and stood upon his hind-legs.
ST. NICHOLAS, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MARCH, 1878VARIOUS
Urgent as the situation was, he stood for a few moments meditative, contemplating the phosphorescence of the waves.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
This second interview was short, but it seemed to leave Bassett in a meditative frame of mind.
A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
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WORDS RELATED TO MEDITATIVE

  • absorbed
  • introspective
  • meditative
  • thoughtful
  • academic
  • assiduous
  • bookish
  • bookworm
  • busy
  • careful
  • contemplative
  • diligent
  • eager
  • earnest
  • hard-working
  • industrious
  • intellectual
  • learned
  • lettered
  • meditative
  • reflective
  • sedulous
  • serious
  • thoughtful
  • well-informed
  • well-read
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