meditative meditative  /ˈmɛ də ˌteɪ tɪv/


  • (adj) deeply or seriously thoughtful


  1. This, the sixth translated volume of Foucault's work, reaffirms his meditative brillianceand Delphic obscurity.
  2. I find it relaxing, almost meditative.
  3. It's a meditative, philosophical, nonlinear narrative, totally resistant to conventional screenwriting technique.



  1. "He handles language with the skill of a master craftsman, yet his poems are easily accessible, often meditative and surprising," Librarian of Congress James Billington said in a news release.
    on Aug 2, 2007 By: James Billington Source: USA Today

  2. "I get a lot of practice (at being still) playing poker," Ferguson told Casino City during a break in the action. "It's just a very relaxed meditative state. It's not like I'm trying to do anything."
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Chris Ferguson Source: Casino City Times

  3. The message is being delivered in a "meditative, peaceful, steadfast way," said Kay, just like the teachings of the Dalai Lama.
    on Jul 26, 2008 By: David Kay Source:

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