Translation of "consideration" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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considerationnoun

uk /kənˌsɪd.əˈreɪ.ʃən/ us /kənˌsɪd.əˈreɪ.ʃən/

consideration noun (CAREFUL THINKING)

B2 [ U ] the act of thinking about something carefully

考慮,斟酌
After some consideration, we've decided to sell the house. 一番斟酌之後,我們決定賣掉房子。
The whole matter needs (to be given) careful consideration. 整件事需要仔細考慮。

More examples

  • As I was just saying, I think the proposal needs further consideration.
  • Three sites are presently under consideration for the new hotel.
  • I've put my proposition to the company director for his consideration.
  • The proposals that you have put forward deserve serious consideration.
  • That's an interesting job offer - I'd give it some serious consideration if I were you.

consideration noun (SUBJECT/FACT)

B2 [ C or U ] a particular subject or fact that needs to be thought about when judging something

考慮到;注意到
Comfort/Safety is an important consideration. 舒適性/安全性是需考慮的重要因素。

More examples

  • You have to take their worries into consideration.
  • The proximity of shopping facilities is an important consideration for us.
  • Cost is not a consideration for him.
  • I'd like you to take the environmental impact into consideration.
  • Price is a major consideration for them.

consideration noun (CARE)

C2 [ U ] behaviour that is kind and considers people's feelings

體貼,關心
You have no consideration for others! 你毫不關心別人!
Turn your music down and show a little consideration for the neighbours! 你能把音樂聲量調低、考慮一下鄰居嗎?
We didn't publish the details, out of consideration for the victim's family. 出於對受害者家屬的考慮,我們沒有公佈細節。

consideration noun (MONEY)

[ C ] old-fashioned or humorous a payment for a service

報酬,酬金
For a small consideration, sir, I'll show you the way there myself. 夫人,如果給點報酬,我會親自帶您到那裡。

(Translation of “consideration” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)