AskDefine | Define considerate

Dictionary Definition

considerate adj : showing concern for the rights and feelings of others; "friends considerate enough to leave us alone" [ant: inconsiderate]

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English

Pronunciation

  • /kənˈsɪdəɹət/, /k@n"sId@r@t/

Adjective

  1. Thoughtful of others.
    It was very considerate of you to give up your place for your friend.
  2. Characterized by careful thought; deliberate.

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Italian

Adjective

considerate p
  1. feminine of considerato

Verb

considerate

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