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Definition of Ponder

Ponder

  1. To weigh.
  2. To weigh in the mind; to view with deliberation; to examine carefully; to consider attentively.
  3. To think; to deliberate; to muse; -- usually followed by on or over.

Ponder Quotations

All the asylum clothing is made by the patients, but sewing does not employ one's mind. After several months' confinement the thoughts of the busy world grow faint, and all the poor prisoners can do is to sit and ponder over their hopeless fate.
Nellie Bly

When in doubt, mumble; when in trouble, delegate; when in charge, ponder.
James H. Boren

Don't be discouraged if the answer to your prayer does not come immediately. Study, ponder, and pray, sincerely having faith, and live the commandments.
Joseph B. Wirthlin

Looking up and out, how can we not respect this ever-vigilant cognizance that distinguishes us: the capability to envision, to dream, and to invent? the ability to ponder ourselves? and be aware of our existence on the outer arm of a spiral galaxy in an immeasurable ocean of stars? Cognizance is our crest.
Vanna Bonta

But, when the work was finished, the Craftsman kept wishing that there were someone to ponder the plan of so great a work, to love its beauty, and to wonder at its vastness.
Giovanni Pico della Mirandola
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Ponder Translations

ponder in Latin is cogito, consulto, consulo, penso
ponder in Spanish is ponderar
ponder in Swedish is grunna, grubbla, fundera
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