Synonyms for Philosophize:

n.

chatter, keep on, hold forth, drone on, talk away, go on, ramble on, go on about, babble, discourse on/upon. philosophize (noun)
philosophise.
ponder (noun)
weigh, think.

v.

ponder (verb)
think, weigh, theorize.
suppose (verb)
conjecture, prophesy, fantasize, conceive, guess, presume, hypothesize, speculate, suppose, theorize, imagine.

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Other relevant words:
chatter, philosophise, babble, think, weigh.

Usage examples for philosophize

  1. And most of all do we wish to formulate a reply for all the insincere who have never tried to philosophize and for ourselves when we would offer our state of philosophic doubt in justification of our practical omissions. – The Simple Life by Charles Wagner
  2. It lets me philosophize freely only so far as I approve myself a " philosopher of State"; against the State I must not philosophize gladly as it tolerates my helping it out of its " deficiencies," " furthering" it. – The Ego and His Own by Max Stirner