meditates|meditated|meditating'medɪteɪt verb +reflect deeply on a subject +think intently and at length, as for spiritual purposes
1 reflect, think, muse, ponder, study, ruminate, cogitate, contemplate, cerebrate, be lost in thought, be in a brown study:
Please don't interrupt me while I'm meditating.
2Often, meditate on or upon. consider, contemplate, mull over, reflect on or upon, ponder on or over, chew over, plan, scheme, devise, design, conceive, frame, think up, have in mind:
She was meditating revenge, while I was meditating on how to discourage her.
Advanced English Dictionary
+verb 1[V] ~ (on / upon sth) to think deeply, usually in silence, especially for religious reasons or in order to make your mind calm 2[VN] (written) to plan sth in your mind; to consider doing sth: They were meditating revenge.
Random quote: Our deepest wishes are whispers of our authentic selves. We must learn to respect them. We must learn to listen.: Sarah Breathnach