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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: ruminate(0.00999 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to ruminate.
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: chew the cuds; “cows ruminate”
2: reflect deeply on a subject; “I mulled over the events of
the afternoon”; “philosophers have speculated on the
question of God for thousands of years”; “The scientist
must stop to observe and start to excogitate” [syn: chew over
, think over, meditate, ponder, excogitate, contemplate,
muse, reflect, mull, mull over, speculate]
English → English (gcide)
Ruminate \Ru"mi*nate\, v. t.
1. To chew over again.
2. Fig.: To meditate or ponder over; to muse on.
Mad with desire, she ruminates her sin. --Dryden.
What I know
Is ruminated, plotted, and set down. --Shak.
Ruminate \Ru"mi*nate\, Ruminated \Ru"mi*na`ted\, a. (Bot.)
Having a hard albumen penetrated by irregular channels filled
with softer matter, as the nutmeg and the seeds of the North
Ruminate \Ru"mi*nate\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Ruminated; p. pr. &
vb. n. Ruminating.] [L. ruminatus, p. p. of ruminari,
ruminare, fr. rumen, -inis, throat, akin to ructare to belch,
erugere to belch out, Gr. ?, AS. roccettan.]
1. To chew the cud; to chew again what has been slightly
chewed and swallowed. “Cattle free to ruminate.”
2. Fig.: To think again and again; to muse; to meditate; to
ponder; to reflect. --Cowper.
Apart from the hope of the gospel, who is there that
ruminates on the felicity of heaven? --I. Taylor.