1. the process of giving careful thought to something
2. information that should be kept in mind when making a decision;
3. a discussion of a topic (as in a meeting);
4. kind and considerate regard for others;
5. a fee charged in advance to retain the services of someone
6. a considerate and thoughtful act
The suggestion merits serious consideration.
I think the suggestion merits consideration.
These remarks are quite sharp, but worth consideration.
It will be apparent on a moment's consideration.
We should always take the interests of the country into consideration.
We will never accomodate ourselves to acts of aggression and intervention out of consideration for our relations with the power in question.
He has never shown much consideration for his wife's feelings.
I'll let you have an answer after mature consideration.
This proposal is hardly worth of serious consideration.
I avail myself of this opportunity to renew to you the assurances of my highest consideration.
The report was submitted to the commission for its consideration.
John never showed any consideration for his mother's feeling.
Consideration must be given to both the development of production and the improvement of the people's livelihood.
A command of information is the necessary prerequisite to the scientific consideration of any subject.
Place health above every other consideration.
For the revolutionary cause many martyrs left life and death out of consideration.
This measure needs further discussion and consideration.
For a small consideration my friend will help you move your belongings to your new house.
Time is a very important consideration in this case.
Objections to the plan will be taken into consideration.
Peter was severely lectured for lack of consideration to his mother.
They shelve the letters and do not give them due consideration.
She has a strong sense of selfish consideration.
We shall give your request our fullest consideration.
The district is under consideration for designation as a conservation area.
The Board is scrupulous in its consideration of all applications for licences.
He was respected by all who knew him for his kind and gentlemanly consideration.
Heedless of time or any other consideration, they began to search the underwater cave.
Show consideration for other rail travellers.
Really, her tone said, some people have absolutely no consideration.
take into consideration
take into account
being thought about
the abolition of the House of Lords was under consideration.
in consideration of
In view of; on account of
turned back in consideration of the worsening weather.
In return for
an honorarium given in consideration of her contributions to the project.
reverence courtesy admiration honour regard solicitude esteem respect estimation
tip payment remuneration compensation recompense emolument fee gratuity perquisite
thoughtfulness kindness attentiveness kindheartedness concern kindliness benevolence compassion forbearance accommodation sympathy respect
examination notice review advertency consultation attention inspection scrutiny study
analysis premeditation meditation speculation contemplation cogitation reflection thought musing forethought deliberation
value significance weight importance import consequence moment