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American English: /ˈθɪŋkɪŋ/ British English: /ˈθɪŋkɪŋ/

Translation of thinking in Spanish:


  • ideas (feminine plural)
    pensamiento (masculine)
    current thinking on disarmament
    las ideas actuales or el pensamiento actual sobre el desarme
    government thinking on this issue
    la línea del gobierno sobre este problema
    what's your thinking on this?
    ¿usted qué opina al respecto?
    to my (way of) thinking
    a mi modo de ver
    en mi opinión
    to do some hard/serious thinking
    reflexionar profundamente/seriamente
    good thinking!
    ¡buena idea!
    that was quick thinking on her part
    con eso demostró gran rapidez mental
    Example sentences
    • Leadership, strategic thinking and motivation are considered to be the key qualities of an effective CEO.
    • Why have these discredited ways of thinking become so influential once again?
    • Such offences, so the thinking goes, are of a lesser order and should not stigmatize violators.
    Example sentences
    • I think these are over-inflated ideas, and my thinking comes out of working with depressed people.
    • Their thinking, ideas, and aspirations should be a part of the planning exercise for their city.
    • I have no idea what their thinking is at this moment in time other than by reading their own public utterances.


  • (before noun, no comparative) thinking patterns
    modelos (masculine plural) de pensamiento
    thinking process thinking time
    (for reflection) tiempo (masculine) para pensar
    (for reaction) tiempo (masculine) para reaccionar
    Example sentences
    • But surely, you might say, she is an intelligent woman, the thinking man's posh totty.
    • Turning children at the threshold of their teens into rational thinking beings is clearly not their credo.
    • This is an insult to educated and rational thinking people of this nation.
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