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thinker

[thing-ker] /ˈθɪŋ kər/
noun
1.
a person who thinks, as in a specified way or manner:
a slow thinker.
2.
a person who has a well-developed faculty for thinking, as a philosopher, theorist, or scholar:
the great thinkers.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English thenkare. See think1, -er1
Related forms
nonthinker, noun

Thinker, The

noun
1.
French Le Penseur. a bronze statue (1879–89) by Rodin.
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  • Think tank seven is recruited by an alien group of deep thinkers, for her brain skills.
  • These thinkers also critique the idea of peace as a hopeful or eventual end.
  • He is credited as one of the thinkers who coined the term postmodern.

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