thought /THôt/, noun: 1. an idea, plan, opinion, picture, etc., that is formed in your mind “To base thought only on speech is to try nailing whispers to the wall. Writing freezes thought and offers it up for inspection.” Jack Rosenthal, 1935 – 2. the act or process of thinking example: The thought of leaving never crossed my mind. 3. verb: past and past participle of to think “Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn’t before! What if Christmas, he thought, doesn’t come from a store. What if Christmas…perhaps…means a little bit more!” Dr. Seuss, 1904 – 1991 pictured: members of the Chesterton Lions Club, IL.