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verb [intransitive/transitive]     reconsider pronunciation in American English
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present tense
present participlereconsidering
past tensereconsidered
past participlereconsidered
  1. to think again about a decision in order to decide whether you should change it

    His boss called to discuss his resignation and ask him to reconsider.

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     reconsideration pronunciation in American English
/ˌrikənˌsɪdəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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