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considering

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

Definition of considering

  1. :  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 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

First Known Use of considering

15th century


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

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



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