Translation of "consider" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] (POSSIBILITY) 可能性 uk us /kənˈsɪd.ər/ US  //

to spend time thinking about a possibility or making a decision

Don't make any decisions before you've considered the matter. 在仔细考虑过这个问题之前别作任何决定。
[ + question word ] Have you considered what you'll do if you don't get the job? 你有没有考虑过,要是得不到这份工作你该怎么办?
[ + -ing verb ] We're considering selling the house. 我们在考虑卖掉房子。
She's being considered for the job. 目前正在考虑是否由她来做这项工作。
I'd like some time to consider before I make a decision. 我想花点时间斟酌斟酌再作决定。

(Translation of “consider verb (POSSIBILITY)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)