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  • adj.pensive
  • nounabsorption
  • noundaydreaming

synonyms for musing

  • absorbed
  • introspective
  • meditative
  • thoughtful
See also synonyms for: musings
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How to use musing in a sentence

The video hit YouTube on May 24, 2007, and Henri's existential musings soon began winning enthusiastic fans.
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She might swerve into detailed exposition of past events, but she quickly slingshots back to her more whimsical, inspired musings.
WORLD CLASS: REMEMBERING LEGENDARY TRAVEL WRITER JAN MORRISLIZA WEISSTUCHDECEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
While some will tend to fall into harmful, repetitive thought patterns when their minds are at rest, others will produce more helpful musings.
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In the months since the pandemic began, I’ve found myself coming back to those musings again and again.
IT PAYS TO BE A SPACE CASE - FACTS SO ROMANTICALICE FLEERACKERSOCTOBER 7, 2020NAUTILUS
There’s also an integrated notes tool, should you want to write down personal musings, ideas, or reminders while navigating the web.
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He pondered them a moment, his dark eyes musing almost regretfully.
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Music followed; Flora played nicely, Meta like a well-taught girl; Ethel went on musing over the engravings.
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The old gentleman shook his head, let his arms sadly droop, and appeared to sink into deep musing.
BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
This would suit Kennedy capitally, and musing on the meeting of the morrow, he sank into a doze in the armchair.
JULIAN HOMEDEAN FREDERIC W. FARRAR
“Men pick and choose, it is true,” observed Lady Engleton in a musing tone, as if thinking aloud.
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WORDS RELATED TO MUSING

  • absorption
  • aloofness
  • brooding
  • cogitation
  • consideration
  • contemplation
  • daydreaming
  • detachment
  • engrossment
  • entrancement
  • musing
  • pensiveness
  • pondering
  • preoccupation
  • reflecting
  • reflection
  • remoteness
  • reverie
  • ruminating
  • thinking
  • trance
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.