blue (informal) cogitative, contemplative, dreamy, grave, in a brown study (informal) meditative, melancholy, mournful, musing, preoccupied, reflective, ruminative, sad, serious, sober, solemn, sorrowful, thoughtful, wistful
active, carefree, cheerful, frivolous, gay, happy, joyous, light-hearted
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If you are pensive, you are thinking deeply about something, especially something that worries you slightly. adj
He looked suddenly sombre, pensive.
pensively adv ADV with v
Angela stared pensively out of the window.
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