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considering

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

Definition of considering

  1. :  in view of :  taking into account <he did well considering his limitations>

14th Century

First Known Use of considering

14th century


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considering

conjunction con·sid·er·ing

Definition of considering

  1. :  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>

15th Century

First Known Use of considering

15th century


CONSIDERING Defined for English Language Learners

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considering

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

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

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



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