to think...

to think (that)

It is really shocking or surprising that (something is the case). And to think, if I had taken the but to work like I normally do, I would have been in that accident, too! To think that a woman like could be elected to public office.
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to ˈthink (that)...

used to show that you are surprised or shocked by something: I can still hardly believe it! To think that the President stayed at my hotel!To think that he was killed on the last day of the war. It’s so sad.
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