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Scientists don’t know for sure if rumination causes depression.
TEEN DEPRESSION LINKED TO HOW THE BRAIN PROCESSES REWARDSALISON PEARCE STEVENSMARCH 18, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Revisiting the movies and TV shows we grew up on can feel like a rumination on those questions.
HERE’S WHY DEEP DOWN WE LIKE REWATCHING THE SAME OLD MOVIES AND SHOWS — ESPECIALLY DURING THE PANDEMICTRAVIS ANDREWSFEBRUARY 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Weber addressed legislators after the vote with a characteristically rousing speech that began, as she has many times, by recounting her family’s history in the Deep South, and by expanding into a rumination on the fragility of democracy.
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Ultimately, the goal is to disrupt what psychologists call perseverative cognition—patterns of thinking that involve intrusive thoughts, rumination, and worry.
STRESSED OUT? VIDEO GAMES CAN HELP—IF YOU FOLLOW THESE TIPS.STAN HORAZEKJANUARY 20, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Research shows that some people are especially prone to this kind of “depressive rumination.”
HOW TO KEEP YOUR SADNESS FROM TURNING INTO DEPRESSIONJELENA KECMANOVICNOVEMBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Lady Hartledon had dismissed her maid, and stood leaning against the arm of the sofa, indulging in bitter rumination.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
At this a light came into his face, and after some seconds of rumination he despatched Nance upon an errand.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON, VOLUME XXIROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
He sat looking surly and gloomy, buried in rumination, and by-and-by rose and left the room.
TREVLYN HOLDMRS. HENRY WOOD
He kept sighing and wrinkling his brows, as though in deep rumination on a matter far removed from the stumpage question.
THE SKIPPER AND THE SKIPPEDHOLMAN DAY
Then he wrenched off a huge chew of tobacco whose rumination might check his impulse toward tempestuous language.
THE SKIPPER AND THE SKIPPEDHOLMAN DAY
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JULY 31, 2021
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admonition

WORDS RELATED TO RUMINATION

  • absorption
  • brainwork
  • cerebration
  • cogitation
  • consideration
  • contemplation
  • deliberation
  • idea
  • imagination
  • impression
  • meditation
  • musing
  • observation
  • opinion
  • pensiveness
  • pondering
  • rumination
  • speculation
  • study
  • view
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