What is Contemplated?

Contemplated definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
verb (used with object), conA.temA.platA.ed,
to look at or view with continued attention; observe or study thoughtfully: to contemplate the stars.
to consider thoroughly; think fully or deeply about: to contemplate a difficult problem.
to have as a purpose; intend.
to have in view as a future event: to contemplate buying a new car.

verb (used without object), conA.temA.platA.ed,
to think studiously; meditate; consider deliberately.