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contemplation

US [ˌkɑntəmˈpleɪʃ(ə)n]
UK [ˌkɒntemˈpleɪʃ(ə)n]
  • n.沉思;深思;凝视;默默注视
  • Web冥想;默观;静观
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n.
1.
深思;沉思the act of thinking deeply about sth
He sat there deep in contemplation.
他坐在那里沉思着。
a few moments of quiet contemplation
默默沉思的片刻
a life of prayer and contemplation
祈祷与冥思的生活
2.
凝视;默默注视the act of looking at sth in a calm and careful way
She turned from her contemplation of the photograph.
她从凝视着的那张照片上移开目光。

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