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a comforting/sobering/chilling thought
His mind was filled with thoughts of revenge.
Another thought came to me about the new house.
A sudden thought occurred to him, just as he was leaving.
The thought struck him that maybe they were trying to cheat him.
The thought had crossed my mind that we were taking a big risk.
When she tried to consider the problem, her thoughts wandered.
I tried to be calm, but my thoughts were racing.
'How about a cup of coffee?' she said, reading my thoughts.
She couldn't bear the thought of seeing him again.
the seed of a plant called anise, used for adding flavour to food and drink