put one's thinking cap on

put one's thinking cap on
 Meditate on a problem

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  • put on one's thinking cap — ► put on one s thinking cap informal meditate on a problem. Main Entry: ↑thinking …   English terms dictionary

  • put on one's thinking-cap — To devote some time to thinking about some problem • • • Main Entry: ↑think …   Useful english dictionary

  • put on one's thinking cap — think hard and long about something I will put on my thinking cap and try and decide what to do about finding a new job …   Idioms and examples

  • put on one's thinking cap — {v. phr.} To think hard and long about some problem or question. * /Miss Stone told her pupils to put on their thinking caps before answering the question./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • put on one's thinking cap — {v. phr.} To think hard and long about some problem or question. * /Miss Stone told her pupils to put on their thinking caps before answering the question./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • put\ on\ one's\ thinking\ cap — v. phr. To think hard and long about some problem or question. Miss Stone told her pupils to put on their thinking caps before answering the question …   Словарь американских идиом

  • thinking cap — noun Date: 1847 a state or mood in which one thinks usually used in the phrase put one s thinking cap on …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • thinking cap — n. (old fashioned) to put on one s thinking cap ( to ponder a problem ) * * * (old fashioned) to put on one s thinking cap ( to ponder a problem ) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • thinking cap — See: PUT ON ONE S THINKING CAP …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • thinking cap — See: PUT ON ONE S THINKING CAP …   Dictionary of American idioms

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