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to think about something carefully before making a decision or developing an opinion
to think carefully about a series of actions that you need to take in order to achieve something
to consider all the important facts in a situation before deciding or doing something
to carefully consider a situation, person, or problem in order to make a judgment
to think very carefully about something for a long time
to think carefully about something before making a judgment about its value, importance, or quality
to think about a particular fact or detail and allow it to have some influence when you are making a decision
to think about a problem or issue very carefully in order to find out what is wrong or to find a better way of dealing with it
to consider a problem or decision carefully
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
the metal tracks on a street that a tram travels along
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
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Free thesaurus definition of to think carefully or a lot about things from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.