Translation of "consideration" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /kənˌsɪd·ərˈeɪ·ʃən/ us /kənˌsɪd·əˈreɪ·ʃən/

something that you have to think about when you make decisions

Safety is our main consideration.

[ no plural ] careful thought and attention

After careful consideration, we decided to offer her the job.
take something into consideration

to careful thought and attention to something before you make a decision

levar algo em consideração
It may be cheap to buy a used car, but you have to take into consideration the money you’ll spend on repairs.

[ no plural ] the quality of thinking about other people’s feelings and trying not to upset them

consideração, atenção, respeito
They always treated me with consideration.

(Translation of “consideration” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)