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considerate

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adjective con·sid·er·ate \kən-ˈsi-d(ə-)rət\

Simple Definition of considerate

  • : thinking about the rights and feelings of other people : showing kindness toward other people

Full Definition of considerate

  1. 1 :  marked by or given to careful consideration :  circumspect

  2. 2 :  thoughtful of the rights and feelings of others

con·sid·er·ate·ly adverb
con·sid·er·ate·ness noun

Examples of considerate

  1. She is one of the most considerate people I know.

  2. He was considerate and turned down the stereo when we asked him to.



1572

First Known Use of considerate

1572



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