from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The characteristic of being considerate.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. kind and considerate regard for others; consideration.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Prudence; calm deliberation.
- n. Thoughtful regard for another's circumstances or feelings.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. kind and considerate regard for others
And little could she comfort herself with the thought that it was not his real self, for she remembered his gentleness and considerateness, all his finenesses of the past.
In all her works Judaism appears as the more human culture, since “The Hebrew laws are not only more human-friendly and more attuned to human psychology, but even the unwritten [i.e., oral] customs demonstrate tenderness and considerateness.”
By the warmth of his greeting, his natural considerateness and the keenness of his intelligence -- which made his wit so sharp -- he was a delight to be with.
On the signboard outside the village hall, a mysterious announcement appeared: Let all men recognize your unselfishness, your considerateness, your forbearing spirit.
Moreover, as St. John Chrysostom explains, the divine Word demonstrates profound considerateness συγκατάβασις for the personal diversity and cultural contexts of those hearing and receiving.
He has excellent sense for every one but himself, and, as I have seen him with a single exception, a gentleness, propriety, and considerateness of manner surprising in any man, but especially so in a man associating only with the rough men of the
The conduct of the Negro during the war proves him kindly, temperate, trustworthy; his conduct since the war reveals in him considerateness, purpose, capacity, an order of growing good qualities.
This antecedent considerateness in Fitzpiers was as welcome to
Henri, her real one was no other than a design to impress me with an idea of her own exalted goodness and tender considerateness; so having again hastily nodded assent to her remarks, I obviated their renewal by suddenly demanding the compositions, in a sharp accent, and stepping from the estrade, I proceeded to collect them.
But your considerateness and bounty will make you faithful ones wherever you go.