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  • 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


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considerate +‎ -ness


  • 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.”

    Lazarus, Nahida Ruth.

  • 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.

    A Heavenly Collaboration: Dizzy Gillespie and Dr. Jazz

  • On the signboard outside the village hall, a mysterious announcement appeared: Let all men recognize your unselfishness, your considerateness, your forbearing spirit.

    Archive 2008-12-01

  • 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.

    Archive 2008-10-19

  • 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

    A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains

  • 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.

    Black and White

  • This antecedent considerateness in Fitzpiers was as welcome to

    The Woodlanders

  • 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.

    The Professor, by Charlotte Bronte

  • But your considerateness and bounty will make you faithful ones wherever you go.

    Clarissa Harlowe


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