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think (something) over

To consider or ponder something; to reflect upon something. Think it over, and let me know in the morning if you want the job. I spent the next few days thinking over everything she'd said to me just before she died.
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think something over

to think about something and whether one will choose to do it. I need a few minutes to think it over. Let me think over your request for a day or so.
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think over

Ponder, reflect about, especially with a view to making a decision. For example, I'll have to think it over carefully before I can say yes or no. [Mid-1800s]
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think over

v.
To consider or reflect on something, especially in order to make a decision: The students thought over the story they had just read. Here's my proposal—think it over, and let me know how you feel.
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