1. [ verb ] keep in mind for attention or consideration
Synonyms: remember

"Remember the Alamo" "Remember to call your mother every day!" "Think of the starving children in India!"

Related terms: forget qualify mind keep_note retain recall
2. [ verb ] attribute to a source or cause
Synonyms: regard_as attribute look_upon assign impute ascribe take_to_be repute look_on esteem

"We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare"

Related terms: think judge blame credit accredit internalize project reattribute sensualize personify anthropomorphize repute reputation
3. [ verb ] look on as or consider
Synonyms: regard_as look_upon repute take_to_be look_on esteem

: "she looked on this affair as a joke" "He thinks of himself as a brilliant musician"

Related terms: think
4. [ verb ] take into consideration, have in view
Synonyms: turn_to think_about flirt_with toy_with entertain

"He entertained the notion of moving to South America"

Related terms: contemplate
5. [ verb ] intend to refer to
Synonyms: mean have_in_mind

"I'm thinking of good food when I talk about France" "Yes, I meant you when I complained about people who gossip!"

Related terms: relate associate mention
6. [ verb ] devise or invent
Synonyms: dream_up think_up hatch concoct

"He thought up a plan to get rich quickly" "no-one had ever thought of such a clever piece of software"

Related terms: create_by_mental_act fabricate idealize concoction
7. [ verb ] choose in one's mind

"Think of any integer between 1 and 25"

Related terms: choose
Similar spelling:   think_over