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Definition of Meditative

  • Disposed to meditate, or to meditation; as, a meditative man; a meditative mood.

How to use meditative in a sentence. Meditative pronunciation.

Frequently a solemn raven sat upon the skull or the hips and contemplated the passing coach with meditative serenity.
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Nancy kept rather to herself, and seemed meditative.
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She kept silence, and her sister also became meditative.
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So did many monks of the school of St. Columba and his disciples, who wished for a severer and a more meditative life than could be found in the busy society of a convent.
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She looked into the dark abyss of time with brooding eyes, and now and then with a long meditative glance at Lawson she sighed deeply.
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His eyes were meditative, and she wondered what he found in this old gossip to make him ponder so contentedly.
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But the low tones of the women, their meditative silences, the beauty which, to her at least, shone even from black satin and the knobs of amber which encircled elderly necks, changed her wish to chatter to a more subdued desire merely to watch and to whisper.
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Meanwhile, Alan Hawke was smoking a meditative cigar alone, while pacing the old Cantonal high road before the Faucon.
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Mr. Quince raised his eyebrows and then, after a long and meditative pinch of snuff, resumed his work.
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But they who know how irksome is the perpetual trouble of conciliation to a man meditative and indolent like Godolphin, will appreciate the pain that even her tenderness occasioned him.
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Captain Lote did not open the envelope, but instead tapped his desk with it and regarded his grandson in a meditative way.
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The response of the overjoyed lover was but one or two passionate words, and her sufficient reply, as they halted among their fellows, was to look across the valley with her meditative smile.
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She glanced quickly about, but seeing only the empty room, she came instantly to the other conclusion, that he had forsaken her-and so stood there, a meditative, helpless figure.
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Jennie packed his bag for him at the given time, and he departed, but he was in a sullen, meditative mood.
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Whose glance reflecting inspiration With tenderness hath recognized Thy meditative incantation- Whom hath thy strain immortalized?
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The boys were riding along in silence, sitting over to one side with a foot dangling free of its stirrup; except Andy, who had hooked one leg over the saddle-horn and was riding sidewise, smoking a meditative cigarette and staring out between the ears of his horse.
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Applehead, having plenty of reasons for avoiding publicity, had gone into retirement in the shade of a clump of brush, with Lite to keep him company while he smoked a meditative pipe or two and studied the puzzle of Ramon's probable whereabouts.
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Criticising himself, honestly admiring himself, floating on the current of his thoughts, he then lost himself in one of those meditative moods which ravish and elevate the soul, soothe it, and comfort it.
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We grew meditative and wondered if, some forty years ago, when the mother of that ghastly thing was dandling it upon her knee, and kissing it and petting it and displaying it with satisfied pride to the passers-by, a prophetic vision of this dread ending ever flitted through her brain.
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They were Oriental, slumbrous, meditative, and the black pupils were of an exaggerated size.
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Examples of Meditative

Example #1
By and by Carson City was pointed out to us.
Example #2
Every twenty steps we passed the skeleton of some dead beast of burthen, with its dust-coated skin stretched tightly over its empty ribs.
Example #3
Next morning she was in the same mood.
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For the rest of that day the subject was unmentioned.
Example #5
Beatrice was quietly reviewing the situation.
Example #6
What are you going to do?