meditate meditate  /ˈmɛ də ˌteɪt/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) reflect deeply on a subject
  2. (v) think intently and at length, as for spiritual purposes

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Why critics are taking note: Katie practices a kind of teaching called spiritual inquiry; you don't visualize or meditate or pray, you just ask essential questions.
  2. We pray for peace; we meditate for serenity; we chant for wealth.
  3. The experts claim that Israel needs a permanent group of 500 people to meditate in order to neutralize the acute ethnic and religious tensions that fuel violence in the region.

News

  • My Amish Home: When one door opens ... you have to tie it shut!

    Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. But his delight is in the law of the Lord; and in his law doth he meditate day and night." Psalm 1:1-2 Today as I write this, it is Wednesday. We've had quite a bit of rain and wind. read more
    on July 3, 2013     Source: IlliniHQ.com

Quotes

  1. Informed of this, Boston's Glen Davis said, "They meditate? What's that?"
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Glen Davis Source: The Canadian Press

  2. "I have had the rare privilege of observing events over a long period of time. I get information and meditate carefully over these events," Castro wrote, according to AFP. "I don't expect to enjoy this privilege in four years, when Obama's...
    on Jan 23, 2009 By: Fidel Castro Source: Bloomberg

  3. "In the car on the way over, I just felt so tired and I didn't want to go to sleep cause you only have 20 minutes to get to the game and if I went to sleep I would have woken up really sluggish," said Bryant. "I tried to meditate in the car...
    on Apr 2, 2004 By: Kobe Bryant Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

Word of the Day
cursory cursory
/ˈkɜr sə ri /