think out loud

think out loud

Fig. to say one's thoughts aloud. Excuse me. I didn't really mean to say that. I was just thinking out loud. Mr. Johnson didn't prepare a speech. He just stood there and thought out loud. It was a terrible presentation.
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think out loud

(spoken)
to say your thoughts aloud I'm thinking out loud now, but it looks as if I can meet you Tuesday.
See also: loud, out, think