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considering

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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

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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

Synonyms
as, as long as, because, being (as or as how or that) [chiefly dialect], 'cause, since, for, inasmuch as, now, seeing, whereas

CONSIDERING Defined for English Language Learners

considering

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Definition of considering for English Language Learners

  • : when you think about or consider (something)


CONSIDERING Defined for Kids

considering

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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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