Synonyms of ruminate in English:

ruminate


See definition of ruminate

verb

1‘we sat ruminating on the nature of existence’

SYNONYMS

think about, contemplate, consider, give thought to, give consideration to, mull over, meditate on, muse on, ponder on, ponder over, deliberate about, deliberate on, cogitate about, cogitate on, dwell on, brood on, brood over, agonize over, worry about, chew over, puzzle over

turn over in one's mind

archaic pore on

2‘cows emit more methane when they are ruminating’

SYNONYMS

chew the cud