Thoughts vs. Thought

Thoughts vs. Thought — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Thoughts and Thought

Thoughtsverb

Past tense and past participle of think.

Thoughtverb

Past tense and past participle of think.

Thoughtsnoun

The process of thinking; cogitation

sitting deep in thought at the computer.

Thoughtnoun

The process of thinking; cogitation

sitting deep in thought at the computer.

Thoughtsnoun

A product of thinking or other mental activity

What are your thoughts on this matter?.

Thoughtnoun

A product of thinking or other mental activity

What are your thoughts on this matter?.
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Thoughtsnoun

The faculty of thinking or reasoning

Why not use thought instead of emotion to solve the problem?.

Thoughtnoun

The faculty of thinking or reasoning

Why not use thought instead of emotion to solve the problem?.

Thoughtsnoun

The intellectual activity or production of a particular time or group

ancient Greek thought.deconstructionist thought.

Thoughtnoun

The intellectual activity or production of a particular time or group

ancient Greek thought.deconstructionist thought.

Thoughtsnoun

Consideration; attention

didn't give much thought to what she said.

Thoughtnoun

Consideration; attention

didn't give much thought to what she said.
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Thoughtsnoun

Intention; purpose

My thought is to live in a house on a lake.

Thoughtnoun

Intention; purpose

My thought is to live in a house on a lake.

Thoughtsnoun

Expectation or conception

She had no thought that anything was wrong.

Thoughtnoun

Expectation or conception

She had no thought that anything was wrong.

Thoughtnoun

Form created in the mind, rather than the forms perceived through the five senses; an instance of thinking.

Thoughtnoun

(uncountable) The process by which such forms arise or are manipulated; thinking.

Thoughtnoun

A way of thinking (associated with a group, nation or region).

"Eastern thought".

Thoughtverb

simple past tense and past participle of think

Thoughtnoun

the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about;

it was not a good ideathe thought never entered my mind

Thoughtnoun

the process of thinking (especially thinking carefully);

thinking always made him frownshe paused for thought

Thoughtnoun

the organized beliefs of a period or group or individual;

19th century thoughtDarwinian thought

Thoughtnoun

a personal belief or judgment that is not founded on proof or certainty;

my opinion differs from yourswhat are your thoughts on Haiti?