1 a carefully considered thought about something; "his cogitations were dutifully recorded in his daybook"
2 attentive consideration and meditation; "after much cogitation he rejected the offer" [syn: study]
- 1848 Basil Montagu - The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord
Chancellor of England: With a Life of the Author by Basil Montagu -
- Aristotle saith well, "Words are the images of cogitations, and letters are the images of words"