contemplation collocations and examples

 UK /ˌkɒntemˈpleɪʃ(ə)n/

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the process of thinking about something for long time


Adjectives frequently used with contemplation
quiet: deep, peaceful, quiet, silentThe chapel is available for quiet contemplation during the day.types of contemplation: mystical, philosophical, spiritualIn trying to understand the world around him, the narrator engages in philosophical contemplation.
Verbs frequently used with contemplation
encourage, invite, provokeChallenging artistic material encourages contemplation.
Adjectives frequently used before contemplation
absorbed, lostI walked on and on, absorbed in contemplation.
 
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