Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Thought"

The meaning of "Thought" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa happy thought ?
A: Do you have a context? A happy thought can just mean "that's a good idea."
"let's have ice-cream"
"now that's a happy thought!".
Its a bit old fashioned though.
But a happy thought can be something you think about in an unpleasant situation to distract yourself from what's going on.
Q: O que significa She didn't even give him a second thought.?
A: She decided immediately. She only thought about the issue once.

In this situation "she" rejects "him" without thinking twice.
Q: O que significa spinning idle thoughts?
A: We can't see the context so it's hard to know for sure, but it usually means "he's thinking (or thinking out loud) for a purpose." Or "he means to come to a solution with his serious thoughts." Like, "he wasn't just daydreaming. He was really thinking."

Hope that helps. It's kinda hard to explain.
Q: O que significa "When thoughts roam unchecked, we find our true selves staring back at us through the void of reality. What will the say, what truths hidden?"?
A: When a person has time to think, free from the distractions of daily life, he can discover previously unknown things about himself.
Q: O que significa thought you slay me?
A: Usually, "slay" means to successfully outwit/ridicule/defeat someone or something:
ex: "You totally slayed them" (playing video games, win a debate, etc.)
"Slayed it B)" (working it / strutting in a fashion show, maybe you did well on a test)

Example sentences using "Thought"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com thought.
A: I thought of you last night.

I thought you were crazy.

Tell me what you thought about the movie.

It is the thought that counts.

That is what I thought.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com spare a thought for.
A: "Please spare a thought for the children who have lost their parents."
The phrase 'Spare a thought for..." usually send a message that something bad has happened and that we should have a moment of silence.
However, sometimes it can be used casually and like a joke. For example, if you stand on your mothers garden she might say, "Oh, spare a thought for the poor flowers."
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com thought .
A: She told me she thought of me yesterday.
I thought about it and called her immediately.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com lost in thoughts.
A: "Sorry I was lost in thought"
Is quite a common one for when someone is talking to you but you weren't listening
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com thought of.
A: "I would never have thought of that." - it would not have occurred to me
"I told him what I thought of him." - I told him my opinion of him
"We all like to be well thought of." - we like people to like us
"I've just thought of something!" - I just had an idea

Synonyms of "Thought" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre though e thought e tough e through e thorough ?
A: They have different meanings, though is like however and but, thought is the past tense of think, tough means strong, through means moving from one side to the other of something, thorough means making something with regard to the details carefully. Though it wasn't raining, the weather was cold. I thought it would be easy, but it wasn't. I walked through the door. He is very thorough about everything.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre thought e although ?
A: thought is 想法/以为。Although is 虽然。
Q: Qual é a diferença entre thought e through e tough ?
A: Thought é um pensamento, ideia.
Through é ir através do algo.
Though é algo duro o rígido
Q: Qual é a diferença entre though e thought e through ?
A: Though is synonymous with "although" or "however". It implies something else is to be said.

Thought is an idea or opinion, that happens in your mind.

Through is mostly used as an adverb; to continue toward the completion of something.

The examples from emilydrake42 are good
Q: Qual é a diferença entre thoughts e minds e His thoughts of school, music and ...(Why it's thoughts instead of minds ?
A: "Thoughts" are just things we create in our head about whatever. It could be an opinion, a realization, anything really.
I think that answers your question. Hope I helped! ^^

Translations of "Thought"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? thought
A: "thought" é o passado do verbo "think" que significa "pensar"ou "achar":
"i think she's crazy" (eu acho que ela é doida)
i thought the test was difficult (eu achei a prova difícil)
também pode significar "pensamento" "what are your thoughts about the trip" (quais são seus pensamentos sobre a viajem?)
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? i thought we could get some spa treatment or something done & i thought it might be nice to get some spa ~~~ . what is more natural between this two
A: It would be better to say : I thought it would be nice if we could go to the spa (the second one is good though)
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? thought
A: Unfortunately, there are lots of words like that. "Pear" and "Pair" are also the same. It all depends on context.

If there's a sentence where they can be used​ interchangeably, then it might be worth rewording it. However, most words like that have really different meanings, so the context of the sentence should tell you what they mean.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? thought
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? thought
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Other questions about "Thought"

Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar thought and tough .
A: The ‘gh’ in tough acts kind of like an F sound.
Q: thought soa natural?
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Q: After having thought about which color to buy for 30 minutes , She ended up unable to make up her mind and bought all of 3 color's skirts . soa natural?
A: Almost there!
"After having thought for 30 minutes about which color to buy, she ended up unable to make up her mind and bought all 3 skirts."
The 3 would imply that the colors are different since she was already deciding between them. If you want to be more specific, you can use "3 different-colored skirts".
Q: He jumped into there without some thoughts.
Or
He jumped into there without thinking. soa natural?
A: You could say: He jumped in there without a thought. OR He jumped in there without thinking. They're commonly both used.
Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar thought though tough trought thorough.
A: 1. thought 2. though 3. tough
4. trough? 5. thorough

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