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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Considerate  \Con*sid"er*ate\,  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  other 
 
  Of  dauntless  courage  and  considerate  pride. 
  --Milton. 
 
  ?neas  is  patient,  considerate,  and  careful  of  his 
  people.  --Dryden. 
 
  The  wisest  and  most  considerate  men  in  the  world. 
  --Sharp. 
 
  2.  Having  respect  to  regardful.  [R.] 
 
  They  may  be  .  .  .  more  considerate  of  praise.  --Dr. 
  H.  More 
 
  Syn:  Thoughtful;  reflective;  careful;  discreet;  prudent; 
  deliberate;  serious.  See  {Thoughtful}.  -- 
  {Con*sid"er*ate*ly},  adv  --  {Con*sid"er*ate*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  considerate 
  adj  :  showing  concern  for  the  rights  and  feelings  of  others 
  "friends  considerate  enough  to  leave  us  alone"  [ant:  {inconsiderate}] 




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