meditative

The adjective meditative is good for describing something that's reflective or deeply thoughtful. Your favorite movies might be quiet, slow-paced, and meditative.

When you reflect on your life or an important decision, you are meditative, and anything that involves this state of mind can be described the same way. A yoga studio often has a meditative feeling about it, and good, thoughtful advice is usually offered in a meditative way. The root of meditative is the Latin word meditat, or "contemplated," which in turn comes from a Proto-Indo-European root that means "to measure, consider, or advise."

Definitions of meditative
  1. adjective
    deeply or seriously thoughtful
    synonyms: brooding, broody, contemplative, musing, pensive, pondering, reflective, ruminative
    thoughtful
    exhibiting or characterized by careful thought
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