considerate adj : showing concern for the rights and feelings of others; "friends considerate enough to leave us alone" [ant: inconsiderate]
- /kənˈsɪdəɹət/, /k@n"sId@r@t/
- Thoughtful of
- It was very considerate of you to give up your place for your friend.
- Characterized by careful thought; deliberate.
- feminine of considerato
accommodating, accommodative, affable, agreeable, amiable, attentive, benevolent, big, calculating, careful, cautious, charitable, chary, chivalrous, circumspect, civil, compassionate, complaisant, courteous, curious, deferential, delicate, discreet, discriminating, discriminative, enlightened, fair, friendly, generous, gingerly, good-hearted, graceful, gracious, greathearted, guarded, heedful, helpful, indulgent, judgmatic, judicial, judicious, kind, kindly, lenient, lofty, loving, magnanimous, mindful, mindful of others, obliging, polite, politic, provident, prudent, prudential, reflecting, reflective, regardful, respectful, safe, sensitive, solicitous, sympathetic, tactful, tender, thoughtful, tolerant, unselfish, urbane, warmhearted, wary, well-advised, well-judged