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This post will help with our vocabulary.

cogitate \KOJ-uh-tayt\:
1. To think deeply or intently; to ponder; to meditate.
2. To think about; to ponder on; to meditate upon; to plan or plot.

Doc Leach shifted his pipe from one corner of his mouth to the other and blinked a couple of times. That meant he was cogitating.
-- Monty Roberts, The Man Who Listens To Horses


Cogitate comes from Latin cogitare, "to turn over in one's mind, to reflect, to think, to consider," from co- + agitare, "to put in constant motion, to drive about," from agere, "to drive." It is related to agitate.


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  1. thwen said...

    cogitate reminds me so much of Colgate, haha!  

  2. Comrade Cripple said...

    [thwen]: Lol, you better avoid using 'cogitate' in writing, in case you accidentally write 'Colgate'.  

  3. Arbitary Juggernaut said...

    sounds a lot like conjugate right? ;P  


 

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