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Определение на английском “consideration”

consideration

noun uk   /kənˌsɪd.əˈreɪ.ʃən/ us  

consideration noun (CAREFUL THINKING)

B2 [U] the act of thinking about something carefully: After some consideration, we've decided to sell the house. The whole matter needs (to be given) careful consideration.

consideration noun (SUBJECT/FACT)

B2 [C or U] attention to a particular subject or fact when judging something: It may be fairly cheap to buy, but you've got to take into consideration the money you'll spend on repairs. Comfort/Safety is an important consideration.

consideration noun (CARE)

C2 [U] behaviour that is kind and considers people's feelings: You've got no consideration for others! Could you turn your music down and show a little consideration for the neighbours! We didn't publish the details, out of consideration for the victim's family.

consideration noun (MONEY)

[C] old-fashioned or humorous a payment for a service: For a small consideration, madam, I'll show you the way there myself.
(Definition of consideration from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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