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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
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
Of dauntless courage and considerate pride.
[AE]neas is patient, considerate, and careful of his
The wisest and most considerate men in the world.
2. Having respect to; regardful. [R.]
They may be . . . more considerate of praise. --Dr.
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) 3.0 (2006) :
adv 1: in a considerate manner; "they considerately withdrew"
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