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She paused and considered for a moment.
an important factor to consider when choosing a school
He is considering whether to accept another job offer.
He’s considering buying a used car.
At one time I seriously considered leaving.
Have you considered the possibility that he just doesn’t like you?
He did not even consider that she might have a different idea.
We all considered him a hero.
Remarks like this are generally considered to be unacceptable today.
They consider it inevitable that some jobs will be lost.
Consider yourself lucky that I didn’t mention it to the boss!
This is the American English definition of consider. View British English definition of consider.