musing

[myoo-zing]
adjective
1.
absorbed in thought; meditative.
noun
2.
contemplation; reflection.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English; see muse, -ing2, -ing1

musingly, adverb
unmusing, adjective
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Word Origin & History

musing
late 14c., "complaint," from prp. of muse (v.). Meaning "pondering" is from mid-15c. Related: Musingly; musings.
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His musings touch on everything from popular television shows to current events.
One possibility is eternal inflation, in which case your musings fails.
Local details are subordinated to subjective musings.
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