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When you are older you will understand how precious little things, seemingly of no value in themselves, can be loved and prized above all price when they convey the love and thoughtfulness of a good heart.
Edwin Booth

Meaning of "thoughtfulness" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF THOUGHTFULNESS

thoughtfulness  [ˈθɔːtfʊlnɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF THOUGHTFULNESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Thoughtfulness is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES THOUGHTFULNESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of thoughtfulness in the English dictionary

The definition of thoughtfulness in the dictionary is consideration in the treatment of other people.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH THOUGHTFULNESS


artfulness
ˈɑːtfʊlnɪs
boastfulness
ˈbəʊstfʊlnɪs
deceitfulness
dɪˈsiːtfʊlnɪs
distastefulness
dɪsˈteɪstfʊlnɪs
doubtfulness
ˈdaʊtfʊlnɪs
forgetfulness
fəˈɡetfʊlnɪs
fretfulness
ˈfrɛtfʊlnɪs
frightfulness
ˈfraɪtfʊlnɪs
fruitfulness
ˈfruːtfʊlnɪs
gratefulness
ˈɡreɪtfʊlnɪs
lustfulness
ˈlʌstfʊlnɪs
respectfulness
rɪˈspɛktfʊlnɪs
self-forgetfulness
ˌselffəˈɡetfʊlnɪs
spitefulness
ˈspaɪtfʊlnɪs
sprightfulness
ˈspraɪtfʊlnɪs
tactfulness
ˈtæktfʊlnɪs
tastefulness
ˈteɪstfʊlnɪs
uneventfulness
ˌʌnɪˈvɛntfʊlnɪs
wastefulness
ˈweɪstfʊlnɪs
wistfulness
ˈwɪstfʊlnɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE THOUGHTFULNESS

thought
thought disorder
thought police
thought process
thought reading
thought shower
thought transference
thought-out
thought-provoking
thought-read
thought-reader
thoughted
thoughten
thoughtful
thoughtfully
thoughtless
thoughtlessly
thoughtlessness
thoughts
thoughtway

WORDS THAT END LIKE THOUGHTFULNESS

business
carefulness
casualness
coolness
evilness
faithfulness
fearfulness
fullness
gracefulness
helpfulness
illness
joyfulness
meaningfulness
mental illness
mindfulness
stillness
thankfulness
truthfulness
usefulness
wellness
wonderfulness

Synonyms and antonyms of thoughtfulness in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «thoughtfulness» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF THOUGHTFULNESS

Find out the translation of thoughtfulness to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of thoughtfulness from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «thoughtfulness» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

体贴
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

consideración
570 millions of speakers

English

thoughtfulness
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सावधानी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التفكير
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

задумчивость
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

reflexão
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভাবুকতা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

prévenance
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pemikiran
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Nachdenklichkeit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

心遣い
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

사려 깊음
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pikirane
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chu đáo
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சிந்தனை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

विचारशीलता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

dalgınlık
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pensosità
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zamyślenie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

задума
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

gândire
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σκεπτικότητα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bedagsaamheid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

tänk
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

omtenksomhet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of thoughtfulness

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «THOUGHTFULNESS»

The term «thoughtfulness» is regularly used and occupies the 63.079 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «THOUGHTFULNESS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «thoughtfulness» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «thoughtfulness» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about thoughtfulness

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3 QUOTES WITH «THOUGHTFULNESS»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word thoughtfulness.
1
Edwin Booth
When you are older you will understand how precious little things, seemingly of no value in themselves, can be loved and prized above all price when they convey the love and thoughtfulness of a good heart.
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James McGreevey
We need to seek wise leaders who will seek common ground among Americans instead of dividing us further for political gain. As citizens, we must embrace those who embrace ideas, thoughtfulness, civility and kindness to others no matter what their political beliefs.
3
Eliot Spitzer
The Chautauqua Institution is truly a national treasure. It is a place for contemplation and a place for reflection, a place where platitudes and slogans can be set aside and be replaced by thoughtfulness and introspection.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «THOUGHTFULNESS»

Discover the use of thoughtfulness in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to thoughtfulness and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Thank You for Your Thoughtfulness
This little book is the perfect way to express gratitude for the thoughtfulness of those who take the time to reach out in consideration and kindness.
Various, Howard Books, 2002
2
Garfield learns about thoughtfulness: don't be late
Garfield learns an important lesson about thoughtfulness.
Jim Davis, Mark Acey, 1992
3
Teaching for Thoughtfulness: Classroom Strategies to Enhance ...
Teaching for Thoughtfulness, 2/e promotes the development of critical thinking and problem-solving skills in K-12 classrooms.
John Barell, 1995
4
Time for Thoughtfulness: A Daily Guide to Filling the World ...
In this thoughtfulness guide, Ruth Fishel takes readers through a calendar year with inspirational quotations, uplifting thoughts and heartwarming affirmations.
Ruth Fishel, 1994
5
The Tact of Teaching: The Meaning of Pedagogical Thoughtfulness
Manen writes a text to inspire beginning teachers and to encourage experienced teachers and child specialists to become more reflective about their professional lives.
Max Van Manen, 1991
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Thank You: Your Thoughtfulness Is Appreciated
The striking hardcover packaging adds to the appeal. For convenience of giving, a specially designed mailing envelope is included. This is a keepsake gift-at a very attractive price.
Deborah Boone, Cathy Hake, 2003
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Spotlight on Comprehension: Building a Literacy of ...
This book presents a tapestry of short, highly practical essays loaded with ready to use strategies for teaching reading comprehension and assessing understanding.
Linda Hoyt, 2005
8
A Passion for Friends
So there is theory and there is theory! The kind of theory I have been advocating throughout this section is a thoughtful theory — one that restores the thoughtfulness to thinking. Or, better still, thinking is the theory; thoughtfulness is the practice.
Janice G. Raymond, 2001
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A dictionary of the Bengalee language: in which the words ...
(from segtsa1,ths thought/'ohm and §t§=!,d0ing), exercising this anxiety or thoughtfulness. GI. “gt-vita", a, (from's'rg'ta'tt, this thoughtfulness; and Balms- Musing), producing this thoughtfulness or anxiety. aegtvnsfis, a, (from engine", this thought, ...
William Carey, 1825
10
Case Studies of Four Teachers: The Openness of the Tasks ...
Page 18 The Number and Thoughtfulness Ratings of Each Adaptation Code for Ms. James ....................................................................................................62 19 The Number and Thoughtfulness Ratings of Each Adaptation Code for Ms. Kim.
Seth Arthur Parsons, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «THOUGHTFULNESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term thoughtfulness is used in the context of the following news items.
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13th birthday
13th birthday thoughtfulness. Sweet fundraiser - Pictured from left are Myra Balch; Karissa Knapp, 9; Avery Viers, 12; Alivia Knapp, 12; Ellana Haifley, 12; Kali ... «Three Rivers Commercial-News, Jul 15»
2
EICH: 'God bless them for their thoughtfulness'
How thoughtful. I don't know how she knew we were there or how many of us there were, but there was enough food for everybody. God bless them for their ... «The Times, Jun 15»
3
Joe Galuski's family to CNY: 'Your kindness and thoughtfulness
Thank You from the Family of Joe Galuski. Throughout the past months of dealing with his illness, Joe often said how much he appreciated all of you supporting ... «Syracuse.com, May 15»
4
Allison Silberberg emphasizes thoughtfulness in mayoral run
Silberberg said her desire is to see development that is what she describes as “thoughtful and appropriate,” a common campaign refrain. She said new buildings ... «Alexandria Times, May 15»
5
Quotes Of The Day: Actress Mary Martin On Thoughtfulness
Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, ... «Investor's Business Daily, Apr 15»
6
Dean Smith's final gift to players more testimony to his thoughtfulness
"Even after his passing, Coach's thoughtfulness and care for his players was exemplified tenfold in this amazing gesture," said former UNC guard Michael ... «Fayetteville Observer, Mar 15»
7
Rare example of parking thoughtfulness, the opposite of road rage
A parked car was blocking the driveway when Leslie Gordon and her husband got home after a recent party. After parking around the corner, her husband called ... «San Francisco Chronicle, Mar 15»
8
Bride-to-be surprised by co-worker's thoughtfulness
Many of the people who receive our Pass It On gift every week are going through some kind of rough patch, but that's not a requirement. For us, passing it on is ... «wreg.com, Mar 15»
9
Developing the muscle of thoughtfulness
British actor Martin Christopher as Macbeth in a 2010 production. With careful examination and unhurried reflection, one can find in Shakespeare just about all ... «The Straits Times, Feb 15»
10
Jack Kelly: Some journalists prefer snark to thoughtfulness
In the 44th minute of a 45-minute news conference, a reporter for the BBC asked Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, while he was in London on a trade mission, if he ... «Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Feb 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Thoughtfulness [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/thoughtfulness>. Apr 2020 ».
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