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Pensive Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • showing pensive sadness; "the sensitive and wistful response of a poet to the gentler phases of beauty"
  • persistently or morbidly thoughtful

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Pensive'

  • Pensive: about the racehorse Pensive. For the magical item in the Harry Potter stories, see Pensieve. For the word refer to Wiktionary. Pensive (February 5, 1941
  • Pensive Christ: The Pensive Christ or Christus im Elend ("Christ in Distress" in German) or Christus in der Rast or Chrystus Frasobliwy ("Christ Sorrowful" in Polish)

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