considering

preposition
con·sid·er·ing | \kən-ˈsi-d(ə-)riŋ \

Definition of considering 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: in view of : taking into account he did well considering his limitations

considering

conjunction

Definition of considering (Entry 2 of 2)

: inasmuch as considering he was new at the job, he did quite well

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Synonyms for considering

Synonyms: Conjunction

'cause, as, as long as, because, for, inasmuch as, now, seeing, since, whereas

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Examples of considering in a Sentence

Conjunction

considering the police have almost nothing to go on, I wouldn't expect the case to be solved anytime soon

First Known Use of considering

Preposition

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Conjunction

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of considering was in the 14th century

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considering

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English Language Learners Definition of considering

: when you think about or consider (something)

considering

preposition
con·sid·er·ing | \kən-ˈsi-də-riŋ \

Kids Definition of considering

: taking into account She gets around pretty well considering her age.

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