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kənˈsɪd ər ɪtcon·sid·er·ate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. considerateadjective

    showing concern for the rights and feelings of others

    "friends considerate enough to leave us alone"


  1. considerateadjective

    consciously thoughtful and observant (often of other people); caring

    It was very considerate of you to give up your place for your friend.

  2. considerateadjective

    characterised by careful and conscious thought; deliberate

Webster Dictionary

  1. Considerateadjective

    given to consideration or to sober reflection; regardful of consequences or circumstances; circumspect; careful; esp. careful of the rights, claims, and feelings of other

  2. Considerateadjective

    having respect to; regardful

Editors Contribution

  1. considerate

    Thoughtful subconscious, conscience and consciousness.

    People are so considerate of each other and choose to bring out the beautiful in each other for our love and unity creates the solutions we all choose as an intelligent being.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 26, 2020  

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  1. decreations

  2. desecration

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of considerate in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of considerate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of considerate in a Sentence

  1. Niecey Nash:

    Sometimes you had the real life men on the set and sometimes their families were on the set, so you had to be considerate of that, you had to lean all the way into the art and telling the story.

  2. Betsy Hersha:

    I hugged him, I told him I ’m very proud of him, use the money on himself, it was very considerate of them, they were a very nice couple.

  3. Marla Maples:

    I always look forward to introducing him to my friends, especially the ones with preconceived notions, because they meet a man with natural charm and no facade. In person, my father is so friendly, so considerate, so funny, and so real. My friends walk away with a glimpse of all that he is and all that he means to me -- of the strong, protective, kind, endearing man I am so proud to call my father.

  4. Renny Harlin:

    Fred was a sweet, funny and fiercely intelligent guy with a gentle heart -- a bear of a man who was warm and considerate towards all those around him.

  5. Keith McLeod:

    This is what I do know Kam is a kind, considerate, caring young man (who) always has been concerned about other peoples feelings, as we are trapped in our homes due to media people, we try to wrap our heads around what is happening and hope that Kam will come home to us safely so we can all get to the bottom of this story.

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    standing above others in quality or position
    • A. aculeate
    • B. soft-witted
    • C. eminent
    • D. ultimo

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