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1. meditation

noun. ['ˌmɛdəˈteɪʃən'] continuous and profound contemplation or musing on a subject or series of subjects of a deep or abstruse nature.

Synonyms

  • reflexion
  • reflection
  • speculation
  • contemplation
  • thoughtfulness
  • musing

Antonyms

  • unlikeness
  • unthoughtfulness
  • thoughtless
  • thoughtful

Etymology

  • meditatio (Latin)
  • meditor (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word meditation


1. Noun, singular or mass
There is even a meditation to heal a broken heart.

Quotes containing the word meditation


1. A studio is like a meditation room where music is created. And a live performance is the place where the creation of the studio is taken ahead. I love both.
- Shreya Ghoshal

2. Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day after day he invents machines and devices that increase noise and distract humanity from the essence of life, contemplation, meditation.
- Jean Arp

3. Just as you wouldn't leave the house without taking a shower, you shouldn't start the day without at least 10 minutes of sacred practice: prayer, meditation, inspirational reading.
- Marianne Williamson

2. meditation

noun. ['ˌmɛdəˈteɪʃən'] (religion) contemplation of spiritual matters (usually on religious or philosophical subjects).

Synonyms

  • reflexion
  • reflection
  • contemplation
  • thoughtfulness
  • musing

Antonyms

  • inconsideration
  • unkindness
  • tactlessness

Etymology

  • meditatio (Latin)
  • meditor (Latin)
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