Thinking vs. Mentality

Thinking vs. Mentality — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Thinking and Mentality

Thinkingnoun

The act or practice of one that thinks; thought.

Mentalitynoun

Cast or turn of mind

a vindictive mentality.

Thinkingnoun

A way of reasoning; judgment

To my thinking, this is not a good idea.

Mentalitynoun

The sum of a person's intellectual capabilities or endowment.

Thinkingadjective

Characterized by thought or thoughtfulness; rational

We are thinking animals.

Mentalitynoun

A mindset; a way of thinking; a set of beliefs.

Before he can succeed, he will have to shed the mentality that he can get by without hard work.
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Thinkingnoun

Thought; gerund of think.

What is your thinking on this subject?

Mentalitynoun

The characteristics of a mind described as a system of distinctive structures and processes based in biology, language, or culture, etc.; a mental system.

Thinkingverb

present participle of think

I'm thinking about inventing a new perpetual-motion machine.

Mentalitynoun

a habitual or characteristic mental attitude that determines how you will interpret and respond to situations

Thinkingnoun

the process of thinking (especially thinking carefully);

thinking always made him frownshe paused for thought

Mentalitynoun

mental ability;

he's got plenty of brains but no common sense
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Thinkingadjective

endowed with the capacity to reason