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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kənˈsɪdəɹɪŋ/
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  • Hyphenation: con‧sid‧er‧ing

VerbEdit

considering

  1. present participle of consider

NounEdit

considering (plural considerings)

  1. Consideration.
    • William Shakespeare, Henry VIII
      This respite shook / The bosom of my conscience, enter'd me, / Yea, with a splitting power, and made to tremble / The region of my breast; which forced such way, / That many mazed considerings did throng / And press'd in with this caution.

AdverbEdit

considering (comparative more considering, superlative most considering)

  1. (informal) Given the circumstances.
    Your wound doesn't look that bad, considering.

PrepositionEdit

considering

  1. Taking into account.
    Considering the extent of his crimes, he was given a surprisingly short sentence.

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