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Spanish translation of 'thoughtful'

Word Frequency


[ˈθɔːtfʊl ]
1.  (pensive)
[expression, look] pensativomeditabundo
he looked thoughtful estaba pensativo or meditabundo
2.  (considerate)
[person] atentoconsiderado
[gesture] amableatento
these items make thoughtful gifts como regalos, estos artículos son un detalle
to be thoughtful of others pensar en los demástener en cuenta a los demás
it was very thoughtful of you fue muy amable de tu parte
how thoughtful of him to invite me! ¡qué detalle tuvo al invitarme!¡qué detalle por su parte el invitarme!
3.  (mindful)
he was very thoughtful of the family reputation siempre tenía muy en cuenta la reputación de la familia
4.  (serious)
[book, film, person] seriosesudo

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Example Sentences Including 'thoughtful'

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I was delighted with this kind and thoughtful gesture.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
All momentarily diverting, but you long for something more thoughtful and emotionally meaningful.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He is caring and thoughtful and takes me away for weekends.
The Sun (2012)
He is thoughtful, reflective and wants to take a more intellectual approach.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It is much more serious and thoughtful than that.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Perhaps a moor or a beach on which the characters can look thoughtful.
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
She looks thoughtful for a bit.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Think of Davos and those thoughtful, caring billionaires.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Yet beyond the slapstick of a fictional hotel in Torquay there was a serious and thoughtful actor.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
By the end of the third game the Englishwoman had something of the thoughtful, resigned air of an antelope that has been run down by a cheetah.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He was a thoughtful and engaging person, astute and bright.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Your thoughtful and transparent approach is something we have always valued.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
At other points, she props her chin on her wrist for a thoughtful look.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He chews at his bottom lip and looks thoughtful.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He is thoughtful and caring.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
He looks thoughtful and says that maybe he will.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Her films are thoughtful, touching and send out a positive message.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
In person she is thoughtful and quietly spoken.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He is the most loving, thoughtful person that you could meet.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He said: 'It was a thoughtful gesture.
The Sun (2011)
He was an endlessly kind and thoughtful man.
The Sun (2014)
It was a very thoughtful gesture.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
My advice is to show you are serious and thoughtful about your subject.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
No, it is subtle, thoughtful and reflective.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Patients rarely sue doctors who are thoughtful and caring.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Praise him when he is being thoughtful and kind.
The Sun (2015)
She was persuaded by the assurances it would be a thoughtful, educational film.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
You melted my heart and your actions epitomised your thoughtful and caring nature.
The Sun (2011)
They may increase their involvement if they are made aware through a thoughtful approach.
Christianity Today (2000)

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'thoughtful' in Other Languages

British English: thoughtful /ˈθɔːtfʊl/ ADJECTIVE
If you are thoughtful, you are quiet and serious because you are thinking about something.
My friend was looking thoughtful.
  • American English: thoughtful
  • Arabic: مُسْتَغْرِقٌ في التَّفْكِير
  • Brazilian Portuguese: atencioso
  • Chinese: 体贴的
  • Croatian: zamišljen
  • Czech: zamyšlený
  • Danish: tankefuld
  • Dutch: attent
  • European Spanish: pensativo
  • Finnish: huomaavainen
  • French: prévenant
  • German: rücksichtsvoll
  • Greek: συμπονετικός
  • Italian: premuroso
  • Japanese: 思慮深い
  • Korean: 사려 깊은
  • Norwegian: tenksom
  • Polish: zamyślony
  • European Portuguese: atencioso
  • Romanian: preocupat
  • Russian: задумчивый
  • Spanish: pensativo
  • Swedish: fundersam
  • Thai: ครุ่นคิด
  • Turkish: düşünceli
  • Ukrainian: задумливий
  • Vietnamese: quan tâm


Translation of thoughtful from the Collins English to Spanish
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