Meaning of “weigh sth up” in the English Dictionary

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"weigh sth up" in Business English

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weigh sth up

phrasal verb with weigh uk /weɪ/ us verb [ T ]

to think carefully about the advantages or disadvantages of a situation before making a decision:

Regulators are weighing up whether to allow the merger to go ahead.

(Definition of “weigh sth up” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)