Simple Definition of reconsider
: to think carefully about (someone or something) again especially in order to change a choice or decision you have already made
Full Definition of reconsider
: to consider again especially with a view to changing or reversing
: to consider something again
Examples of reconsider in a sentence
She refused to reconsider her decision not to loan us the money.
Local opposition has forced the company to reconsider building a new warehouse here.
We hope you will reconsider.
First Known Use of reconsider
RECONSIDER Defined for Kids
Definition of reconsider for Students
: to think carefully about again especially with the possibility of change or reversal
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