think to

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think to

1. To have an inner monologue; to make a statement to oneself in one's mind, without saying it out loud. I had a moment where I thought to myself, "Why am I even working here?" I'm sure they don't think to themselves, "What if we're the bad guys?" They just don't care.
2. To have the idea to do something. I'm sorry, I didn't think to run the dishwasher before we left.
See also: think
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For example, when a low body esteem consumer sees a dress on another consumer in the store but is not trying it on herself, she might think to herself, 'That dress is really cute and stylish
I'd like to think that maybe there's a young girl who'd watch the TV and think to herself, 'maybe I can do that when I grow up'," she said.
I'd tell her to spend time just sitting and watching her two-year-old daughter Lila Grace as she sleeps and think to herself how devastating it would be not to be alive to watch her grow up.