Associations to the word «Consideration»


CONSIDERATION, noun. The thought process of considering, of taking everything into account.
CONSIDERATION, noun. Something considered as a reason or ground for a (possible) decision.
CONSIDERATION, noun. The tendency to consider others.
CONSIDERATION, noun. A payment or other recompense for something done.
CONSIDERATION, noun. (legal) A matter of inducement for something promised; something valuable given as recompense for a promise, which causes the promise to become binding as a contract.
CONSIDERATION, noun. Importance, claim to notice, regard.

Dictionary definition

CONSIDERATION, noun. The process of giving careful thought to something.
CONSIDERATION, noun. Information that should be kept in mind when making a decision; "another consideration is the time it would take".
CONSIDERATION, noun. A discussion of a topic (as in a meeting); "consideration of the traffic problem took more than an hour".
CONSIDERATION, noun. Kind and considerate regard for others; "he showed no consideration for her feelings".
CONSIDERATION, noun. A fee charged in advance to retain the services of someone.
CONSIDERATION, noun. A considerate and thoughtful act.

Wise words

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.