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considering

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

Definition of considering

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

First Known Use of considering

14th century


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considering

conjunction

Definition of considering

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

Examples of considering in a Sentence

  1. 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

15th century

considering Synonyms


CONSIDERING Defined for English Language Learners

considering

Definition of considering for English Language Learners

  • : when you think about or consider (something)


CONSIDERING Defined for Kids

considering

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

Definition of considering for Students

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


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