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regarding

adjective

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regarding

preposition

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having to do with
  • wanted to talk to the company's vice president regarding a new product line

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regarding

verb
present participle of regard

Synonyms & Antonyms of regarding (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to make note of (something) through the use of one's eyes
  • she regarded him with astonishment when he announced he had gotten engaged

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2 to take notice of and be guided by
  • as a traveler, you should regard the laws and customs of whatever country you are visiting

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3 to think of in a particular way
  • I wouldn't regard that offhand comment as a serious threat to your personal safety

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5 to give consideration to (as unexpected circumstances or contingencies)
  • the judges regard the amount of effort and energy you put into the project in evaluating it

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The first known use of regarding was in 1779

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“Regarding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/regarding. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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