- Considerate Con*sid"er*ate (k[o^]n*s[i^]d"[~e]r*[asl]t), a.
[L. consideratus, p. p.]
1. Given to consideration or to sober reflection; regardful
of consequences or circumstances; circumspect; careful;
esp. careful of the rights, claims, and feelings of
[AE]neas is patient, considerate, and careful of his people. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]
The wisest and most considerate men in the world. --Sharp. [1913 Webster]
2. Having respect to; regardful. [R.] [1913 Webster]
They may be . . . more considerate of praise. --Dr. H. More.
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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considerateness — n. kind and considerate regard for others; consideration. Syn: consideration, thoughtfulness. [WordNet 1.5] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
considerateness — index charity, comity, consideration (sympathetic regard), discretion (quality of being discreet), philanthropy, prudence Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton … Law dictionary
considerateness — noun see considerate … New Collegiate Dictionary
considerateness — See considerately. * * * … Universalium
considerateness — noun The characteristic of being considerate … Wiktionary
considerateness — con sidÂ·erÂ·ateÂ·ness || nÉªs n. thoughtfulness, state of showing consideration for others; deliberateness, state of being intentional … English contemporary dictionary
considerateness — con·sid·er·ate·ness … English syllables
considerateness — noun kind and considerate regard for others he showed no consideration for her feelings • Syn: ↑consideration, ↑thoughtfulness • Ant: ↑thoughtlessness (for: ↑thoughtfulness), ↑ … Useful english dictionary
εὐγνωμοσύνα — εὐγνωμοσύνᾱ , εὐγνωμοσύνη considerateness fem nom/voc/acc dual εὐγνωμοσύνᾱ , εὐγνωμοσύνη considerateness fem nom/voc sg (doric aeolic) … Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)
thoughtfulness — noun 1. kind and considerate regard for others he showed no consideration for her feelings • Syn: ↑consideration, ↑considerateness • Ant: ↑thoughtlessness, ↑inconsideration (for: ↑ … Useful english dictionary