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Detailed Translations for contemplate from English to Swedish


to contemplate verb (contemplates, contemplated, contemplating)

  1. to contemplate (ponder on; reflect on; muse on; meditate on)
    betänka; fundera över; besinna; överväga
    • betänka verb (betänker, betänkte, betänkt)
    • fundera över verb (funderar över, funderade över, funderat över)
    • besinna verb (besinnar, besinnade, besinnat)
    • överväga verb (överväger, övervägde, övervägt)

Conjugations for contemplate:

  1. contemplate
  2. contemplate
  3. contemplates
  4. contemplate
  5. contemplate
  6. contemplate
simple past
  1. contemplated
  2. contemplated
  3. contemplated
  4. contemplated
  5. contemplated
  6. contemplated
present perfect
  1. have contemplated
  2. have contemplated
  3. has contemplated
  4. have contemplated
  5. have contemplated
  6. have contemplated
past continuous
  1. was contemplating
  2. were contemplating
  3. was contemplating
  4. were contemplating
  5. were contemplating
  6. were contemplating
  1. shall contemplate
  2. will contemplate
  3. will contemplate
  4. shall contemplate
  5. will contemplate
  6. will contemplate
continuous present
  1. am contemplating
  2. are contemplating
  3. is contemplating
  4. are contemplating
  5. are contemplating
  6. are contemplating
  1. be contemplated
  2. be contemplated
  3. be contemplated
  4. be contemplated
  5. be contemplated
  6. be contemplated
  1. contemplate!
  2. let's contemplate!
  3. contemplated
  4. contemplating
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for contemplate:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
besinna contemplate; meditate on; muse on; ponder on; reflect on
betänka contemplate; meditate on; muse on; ponder on; reflect on consider; do some hard thinking; have in mind; nominate; reflect; think better of it
fundera över contemplate; meditate on; muse on; ponder on; reflect on
överväga contemplate; meditate on; muse on; ponder on; reflect on can drop dead; consider; deliberate; discuss; have a conference; have in mind; hold session; meet; nominate; reflect; regard; think it over; think out; think over; weigh up
- meditate; study

Related Words for "contemplate":

Synonyms for "contemplate":

Related Definitions for "contemplate":

  1. consider as a possibility1
    • I contemplated leaving school and taking a full-time job1
  2. think intently and at length, as for spiritual purposes1
  3. look at thoughtfully; observe deep in thought1
    • contemplate one's navel1

Wiktionary Translations for contemplate:

Cross Translation:
contemplate besinna sig; komma på .... tankar; tänka efter besinnen — (reflexiv) klar werden, nachdenken
contemplate fundera überlegen — mit einem bestimmten Ziel nachdenken, in Gedanken versinken, etwas überdenken
contemplate betrakta contemplerconsidérer avec toute la force de son attention, soit avec les yeux, soit par la pensée.