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pensive
(adj)
PEN-siv
Meaning

dreamily thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative

1st Sample Sentence

Seeing her pensive expression, he asked her, "Is something troubling you?"

Root

pensare (to weigh, consider) (Latin)

Mnemonics

With a pen in your mouth, you are always indulged in somekind of thought. PENSIVE=PEN+SAVE. with a PEN in your mouth you are dreaming about your SAVIngs (SIVE) pensieve is a word in harry potter which is collection of thoughts. so it is like indulging in thoughts.

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