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To have a thought or thoughts - synonyms or related words

occur to

if a thought or idea occurs to you, you suddenly and unexpectedly start to think about it



if a thought flashes across your mind, it comes and goes very quickly



if something such as a thought or a feeling dawns, you begin to realize, understand, or feel it



to have something in your mind



if a thought or idea strikes you, it enters your mind suddenly or unexpectedly



to have a particular thought

go through

if a thought or idea goes through your mind, you consider it for a short time



formal if something occupies your mind, thoughts, or attention, or if it occupies you, you think about it a lot

enter your mind/head

if a thought enters your head, you think about it or consider it

cross someone’s mind

if something crosses your mind, you think of it, but often not for very long or very seriously


gig economy

an employment concept in which people are paid for each specific, short-term task that they do and don't have conventional contracts of employment

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fake news

a sensational piece of news which does not map to reality, created to attract attention or damage somebody's reputation

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