Think

English vocabulary and translations (See all)

Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons for free.

Definition

to think: to believe, to have the opinion, to reflect, to give some thought, to ponder, to consider
verb
I will think about it. I will reflect upon it.
What do you think about the movie? What is your opinion of the movie?

This is an irregular verb:
I think / I thought / I have thought

a thought: an idea, an opinion, a belief, a theory, a concept, a reflection
noun

(long term) thinking: planning, reflecting on (the long term, the future)
noun
Pronunciation examples
UK: What are your thoughts on my new dress?
US: To be honest, I really can't understand the thinking behind your new image. I think you must have problems.
If the audio player isn't working:

Examples

  • "I think we'd all do well to accept that Bruno isn't going to come back anytime soon."
  • "Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship."
  • "Bruno : Brian, I think you should reconsider."
  • "Philip : Yeah, but I think the election was rigged -"
  • "I thought that returning to the continent would bring me closer to my roots, instead it has shown me the terrifying consequences of disrupting the European Union."
  • "Well, I think that's enough for one day."
  • "Icarus : Horatio, I think you better listen to him. He's a policeman."
  • "I think I've lost weight."
  • "I think you'll find all of my paperwork is in order."
  • "On the other hand, I think we should go back to San Francisco."

Still having difficulties with 'Think'? Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment.


Do you have smart way of remembering 'Think'? Share it with us!