1 thinking deeply; absorbedin thought 深思的; 思考的
*thoughtful looks 沉思的表情.
2 (of a book, writer, remark, etc) showing signs of careful thought （指书、作家、言语等）经缜密思考的.3 showing thought2(3) for the needs of others; considerate 顾及他人需要的; 体谅的; 体贴的; 关切的
*It was very thoughtful of you to send flowers. 你送花来, 想得真周到.
always thinking of the things you can do to make people happy or comfortable
≠ thoughtless Paul is very thoughtful.it is thoughtful of sb to do sth It was really thoughtful of you to remember my birthday.
serious and quiet because you are thinking a lot a thoughtful look a thoughtful silence
well planned and carefully thought about a thoughtful analysis>thoughtfullyadv>thoughtfulnessn[U]
1. Bad luck is no stranger to this warm and thoughtful 37-year-old man. 厄运已经不是一次捉弄这位37岁、热心而又体贴的人了。
2. "There I was, trying to get a little active boy named Julian to sit quietly and read a book — and pushing a thoughtful creature named Rory to play ball. "在托儿所里,有一次我想叫一个名字为朱利安的、活跃的小男孩静静地坐下来看书, 同时把一个喜欢沉思的、名叫罗里的孩子推出去打球。
3. She is always thoughtful of her mother. 她总是很体贴她的母亲。