take (something) into consideration

Definition of take (something) into consideration

:to think about (something) before one makes a decision or forms an opinion
  • We will take your experience into consideration when we decide who will get the job.
  • Results of the study should be taken into consideration before the medication is prescribed to patients.

Word by Word Definitions

take play
  1. : to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as

  2. : to seize or capture physically

  3. : to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing

  1. : a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment

  2. : an act or the action of taking: such as

  3. : the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene

something play
  1. : some indeterminate or unspecified thing

  2. : some indeterminate amount more than a specified number

  3. : a person or thing of consequence

  1. : in some degree : somewhat

  2. used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective

consideration play
  1. : continuous and careful thought

  2. : a matter weighed or taken into account when formulating an opinion or plan

  3. : a taking into account


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