Synonyms of thoughtful in English:

thoughtful


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adjective

1‘Uncle Albert paused, looking thoughtful’

SYNONYMS

pensive, thinking, reflective, contemplative, musing, meditative, introspective, prayerful, philosophical, cogitative, ruminative, absorbed, engrossed, rapt, preoccupied, deep in thought, immersed in thought, lost in thought, in a brown study, brooding, broody, serious, studious, solemn, dreamy, dreaming, wistful, melancholy, sad

rare ruminant

ANTONYMS

vacant

2‘how very thoughtful of you!’

SYNONYMS

considerate, attentive, caring, understanding, sympathetic, solicitous, concerned, helpful, friendly, obliging, accommodating, neighbourly, unselfish, kind, kindly, compassionate, tender, charitable, benevolent

ANTONYMS

inconsiderate, self-centred

3‘her work is thoughtful and provocative’

SYNONYMS

profound, deep, intelligent, studious, philosophical, sensitive, pithy, serious, meaty, weighty

ANTONYMS

superficial