Definition of ponderment in English:

ponderment

noun

  • The action of pondering; reflection, thought; an instance of this.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in John Byrom (1692–1763), poet and creator of a system of shorthand. From ponder + -ment, probably after wonderment.

Pronunciation

ponderment

/ˈpɒndəm(ə)nt/