Meditate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈmedɪteɪt|  American pronunciation of the word meditate
Brit.  |ˈmɛdɪteɪt|  British pronunciation of the word meditate


- reflect deeply on a subject (syn: contemplate, excogitate, mull, muse, ponder, reflect, ruminate, speculate, think over)
- think intently and at length, as for spiritual purposes (syn: contemplate, study)


He meditates for an hour every morning.

...I've been meditating a career change for months....

Catiline was meditating a revolution.

While he meditated a wind arose.

She sat quietly, meditating on the day's events.

I try to meditate for half an hour every evening.

Silently she meditated revenge.

I meditate and do Yoga every day. It works for me and I think it could work for you too.

Word forms

I/you/we/they: meditate
he/she/it: meditates
present participle: meditating
past tense: meditated
past participle: meditated
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