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ponder

US [ˈpɒndər]
UK [ˈpɒndə(r)]
  • v.〈正式〉深思;仔细考虑
  • Web沉思;思考;思索
Past Tense:pondered  Present Participle:pondering  Simple Present:ponders  
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v.
1.
沉思;考虑;琢磨to think about sth carefully for a period of time
She pondered over his words.
她反复琢磨他的话。
They were left to ponder on the implications of the announcement.
交由他们去琢磨这项宣告的含义。
The senator pondered the question for a moment.
这位参议员考虑了一下这个问题。
They are pondering whether the money could be better used elsewhere.
他们正在斟酌能否把钱花到其他更适当的地方。
‘I wonder why,’ she pondered aloud.
“我想知道为什么。”她边想边说。

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