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consider

EN[kənˈsɪdə] [kənsɪdɚ] [-ɪdə(r)]
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  • Consider may refer to:
  • Consider (MUD), a capability in some MUDs
  • Consider (album), an EP by Boysetsfire
  • Consideration, a legal concept
  • The act of consideration as in Perspective (cognitive)

    Definition of consider in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGconsidersPRconsideringPT, PPconsideredPREcon-
    1. VT To think about seriously.
      1. Consider that we’ve had three major events and the year has hardly begun. ‎
    2. VT To think of doing.
      1. I’m considering going to the beach tomorrow. ‎
    3. VT To assign some quality to.
      1. Consider yourself lucky, but consider your opponent skillful. ‎
      2. I considered the pie undercooked. ‎
    4. VT To look at attentively.
      1. She sat there for a moment, considering him. ‎
    5. VT To take up as an example.
      1. Consider a triangle having three equal sides. ‎
    6. VT (parliamentary procedure) To debate or dispose of a motion.
      1. This body will now consider the proposed amendments to Section 453 of the zoning code. ‎
    7. To have regard to; to take into view or account; to pay due attention to; to respect.
    8. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Hey "bantz merchants', your patter is offensive and not even puerile enough to be considered comedy. It ends here.
        • A deloused computer may still be considered no longer trustworthy.
        • Spectator rowdiness and movement during matches is considered part of the “modern era of tennis” and good for the game, attracting nonfans interested in the spectacle.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Considering some of the other offers that were made, allowing this one piece of merchandise was by no means a cash grab; this was merely Watterson putting a toe in the water.
        • Consider that we’ve had three major events and the year has hardly begun. ‎
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Catenative verbs
          • Reporting verbs
            • Transitive verbs
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          1. en considered
          2. en considerable
          3. en consideration
          4. en considering
          5. en considerably
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of consider for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "consider" is a verb, more specifically, a catenative verb, a reporting verb and a transitive verb.
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