Consideration

What is Consideration ?

Consideration is (noun) 1. careful thought We are giving serious consideration to the possibility of moving the head office to Scotland. to take something into consideration to think about something when making a decision The age of the children has to be taken into con sideration. under consideration being thought about The matter is under consideration. 2. a thing which has an effect on a decision The safety of the children outweighs all other considerations. 3. a small amount of money for a small consideration for a small payment

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level