mull over


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Verb1.mull over - reflect deeply on a subject; "I mulled over the events of the afternoon"; "philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years"; "The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate"
cerebrate, cogitate, think - use or exercise the mind or one's power of reason in order to make inferences, decisions, or arrive at a solution or judgments; "I've been thinking all day and getting nowhere"
premeditate - think or reflect beforehand or in advance; "I rarely premeditate, which is a mistake"
theologise, theologize - make theoretical speculations about theology or discuss theological subjects
introspect - reflect on one's own thoughts and feelings
bethink - consider or ponder something carefully; "She bethought her of their predicament"
cogitate - consider carefully and deeply; reflect upon; turn over in one's mind
wonder, question - place in doubt or express doubtful speculation; "I wonder whether this was the right thing to do"; "she wondered whether it would snow tonight"
puzzle - be uncertain about; think about without fully understanding or being able to decide; "We puzzled over her sudden departure"
consider, study - give careful consideration to; "consider the possibility of moving"

mull over

Translations

w>mull over

vt sepsich (dat)durch den Kopf gehen lassen
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The critics, however, would still mull over their promotion and will wait for their second innings batting to give their verdict.
According to reports, Mahmood, who has not been a part of the Pakistan team since the 2007 World Cup, has returned to the selectors' good books as they mull over selection for the short limited-overs series against India in December and January.
Although the 31-year-old went through the pain barrier to send down a dozen overs on a final day of excruciating frustration at the Antigua Recreation Ground on Thursday, England will mull over potential contingency combinations in the next 48 hours.