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Adjective: thoughtful  thot-ful
  1. Having intellectual depth
    "a deeply thoughtful essay"
     
  2. Exhibiting or characterized by careful thought
    "a thoughtful paper"
     
  3. Acting with or showing thought and good sense
    - serious-minded
     
  4. Taking heed; giving close and thoughtful attention
    - heedful, attentive, paying attention
     
  5. Considerate of the feelings or well-being of others

See also: attentiveness, bemused, brooding, broody, cogitative, considerate, contemplative, deep in thought, deliberative, excogitative, heed, lost, meditative, musing, paying attention, pensive, pondering, preoccupied, profound, reflective, regard, ruminative, serious, thoughtfulness, well thought out

Antonym: thoughtless

Encyclopedia: Thoughtful