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Meaning of “reconsider” in the English Dictionary

"reconsider" in British English

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reconsiderverb [I or T]

uk   /ˌriː.kənˈsɪd.ər/  us   /-kɑːnˈsɪd.ɚ/
(Definition of reconsider from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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reconsiderverb [I/T]

 us   /ˌri·kənˈsɪd·ər/
to ​think again about (a ​decision or ​opinion) and ​decide whether you ​want to ​change it: [I] He ​begged her to reconsider.
(Definition of reconsider from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"reconsider" in Business English

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reconsiderverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˌriːkənˈsɪdər/
to ​think about ​changing a decision or a ​plan: I would urge them to reconsider the decision. He has ​rejected our ​proposals, but we are ​asking him to reconsider. The ​organization will reconsider its ​position in the ​light of new ​developments.
(Definition of reconsider from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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