Definition of Contemplation. Meaning of Contemplation. Synonyms of Contemplation
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Definition of Contemplation
ContemplationContemplation Con`tem*pla"tion, n. [F. contemplation, L.
1. The act of the mind in considering with attention;
continued attention of the mind to a particular subject;
meditation; musing; study.
In contemplation of created things, By steps we may
ascend to God. --Milton.
Contemplation is keeping the idea which is brought
into the mind for some time actually in view.
2. Holy meditation. [Obs.]
To live in prayer and contemplation. --Shak.
3. The act of looking forward to an event as about to happen;
expectation; the act of intending or purposing.
In contemplation of returning at an early date, he
To have in contemplation, to inted or purpose, or to have
Meaning of Contemplation from wikipedia
- contemplation means
'to admire something
and think about
it.' the word contemplation comes
from the latin
(wikt:θεωρία , θεωρία ) is greek
to the latin
word contemplatio, 'looking at', 'gazing at', '
- in christian mysticism
, contemplative prayer
or contemplation, for which
(θεωρία) is also used, is a form of prayer
(german : betrachtung) is a collection
of eighteen short stories
by franz kafka written between
1904 and 1912.
- jewish meditation
to several traditional practices
of contemplation, ranging
methods, or forms
is a type of prayer
or meditation. in a non-religious sense, contemplation
can also mean: an act of considering
- dharana, dhyana
are sometimes translated
as concentration, contemplation, and meditation, respectively. these translations
(poetry), a posthumous collection
by anne bradstreet contemplations
(music), work by
- mere contemplations
is the third album
by extreme metal
. the album
in 2007 by inri
- the contemplation
ep is the first
solo ep by jazz pianist
mike garson, and was released
in 2006 via his myspace
site. track listing