ruminate

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈruːmɪneɪt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈruməˌneɪt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ro̅o̅mə nāt′)

Inflections of 'ruminate' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
ruminates
v 3rd person singular
ruminating
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
ruminated
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
ruminated
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

ruminate
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: To chew the cud
Synonyms:
rechew, masticate, regurgitate, chew , chaw, chew the cud, gnaw, gum , mouth , nibble
Sense: To ponder
Synonyms:
meditate on, contemplate , cogitate, consider , meditate, think , mull over, brood over, be abstracted, muse , muse over, ponder, ponder over, reflect , ruminate over, think over, weigh , turn over in your mind, brood

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