mull over

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mull over

To ponder or consider something. A noun or pronoun can be used between "mull" and "over." I need some time to mull over the options before I pick one.
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mull something over

to think about something; to ponder or worry about something. That's an interesting idea, but I'll have to mull it over. I'll mull over your suggestions and reply to you next week.
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mull over

Ponder, think about, as in She mulled over the offer for some time and then turned it down. [Late 1800s]
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References in classic literature ?
I've studied and mulled over notebooks until I'm incapable of forming an opinion of anything.
According to sources, PCB officials had mulled over candidates for the captaincy spot, however the officials believed that no player in the current team was eligible for the responsibility.
It means there will be plenty to ponder over the winter as the debris of a season in which they were tipped to win the County Championship by many is mulled over by head coach, Glen Chapple, and director of cricket Paul Allott.
However, that is to be mulled over next year, with all the focus right now on the grand finale that is to be hosted in two days' time.
Afridi even mulled over the option of missing the last two ODIs, but was later convinced by other team officials to carry on, it added.