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1‘a peaceful, contemplative mood’
thoughtful, pensive, reflective, meditative, musing, ruminative, introspective, brooding, intent, rapt, preoccupied, studious, deep in thought, lost in thought
dreamy, daydreaming, with one's head in the clouds
informal in a brown study
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.