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- n. One who ruminates; one who meditates or reflects.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who ruminates or muses; a meditator.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who ruminates or muses on any subject; one who pauses to deliberate and consider.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a reflective thinker characterized by quiet contemplation
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Being a serious ruminator, I have thought a bit about this and have some suggestions as to why we are currently experiencing the Great Coin Famine of 2009. 1.
I think the title is trying to convey that the God of this story is a down-home ruminator.
Being a serious ruminator, I have thought a bit about this and have some suggestions as to why we are currently experiencing the Great Coin Famine of 2009.
But if the term "man of letters" suggests a quaintly genteel, carpet-slippered ruminator, VSP (as he signed his pieces, and as his friends called him) didn't fit the image.
We have further the drunk being portrayed as a ruminator, albeit an intoxicated one, attempting to find a point of reference in the dilapidated territory of the Tenderloin, and these thought processes result in an act of bemused micturition.
You are sounding more and more like a dictator rather than a negotiator, or ruminator, or whatever the hell young people in the political parties like to view themselves as these days.
But the enforced solitary companionship with this ruminator of a fellow set him asking whether the godless dog he had picked up by the wayside was not incarnate another of the sins he had to expiate.
Mike Campbell: I grew up in Joplin, Missouri going to football ga ... ruminator: This was an amusing piece and the title was enough ...
He's a ruminator, his decades in politics the cud he now chews twice, and he's spellbinding ....
The ruminator becomes so trapped in the past - focusing only on negative memories - that he also becomes pessimistic about the present and fatalistic about the future.