take (something) into consideration

Definition of take (something) into consideration

  1. :  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

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

    :  to seize or capture physically

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

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

    :  a distinct treatment or variation

    :  an act or the action of taking: such as

somethingplay
  1. :  some indeterminate or unspecified thing

    :  a person or thing of consequence

    :  one having more or less the character, qualities, or nature of something different

  1. :  in some degree :  somewhat

    : used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective

considerationplay
  1. :  continuous and careful thought

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

    :  a taking into account


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