Phrasal verbs with "THINK"


Think about/Think of

to consider someone or something before making a decision:
  • I need to think seriously about my next career move.

Think up

to invent an idea or plan using your mind:
  • We have to think up a better excuse.

Think ahead

to think carefully about what might happen in the future and make plans for it:
  • We need to think ahead in order to avoid problems.

Think over

to consider something carefully, especially before making a decision:
  • He said he needs some more time to think it over.

Think through/Think out

to think carefully about the possible results or consequences of doing something:
  • We must think things through before making important choices.
  • Each explanation was well thought out.

Think back

to remember something that happened in the past:
  • I was thinking back to my childhood.