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consider
British English: /kənˈsɪdə/
American English: /kənˈsɪdər/

Translation of consider in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (give thought to, study)
    (alternatives, options, facts, proposal, question, beauty)
    (case, evidence, letter, problem)
    (offer)
    to consider how
    réfléchir à la façon dont
    to consider why
    examiner les raisons pour lesquelles
    to consider whether consider this
    sachez que
    the jury is considering its verdict
    le jury délibère
  • 2 (take into account, bear in mind)
    prendre [quelque chose] en considération
    (risk, cost, difficulty, matter)
    songer à
    (person)
    faire attention à
    (person's feelings, wishes)
    when you consider that ...
    quand on songe que ...
    all things considered
  • 3 (envisage, contemplate)
    (course of action, purchase)
    to consider doing
    envisager de faire
    to consider somebody for a role
    penser à quelqu'un pour un rôle
    she considered me for second prize
    elle a pensé à moi pour le deuxième prix
    to consider somebody/something as something
    penser à quelqu'un/quelque chose comme quelque chose
  • 4 (regard) See examples: I consider her (to be) a good teacher/choice
    je pense que c'est un bon professeur/choix
    to consider that
    considérer or estimer que
    I consider it my duty to warn him
    j'estime de mon devoir de le prévenir
    to consider somebody/something favourably
    voir quelqu'un/quelque chose sous un jour favorable
    consider the matter closed
    considérez que l'affaire est close
    consider it done/forgotten/a deal
    tiens-le pour fait/oublié/affaire conclue

intransitive verb

  • I need some time to consider
    j'ai besoin d'un peu de temps pour réfléchir

also: considered past participle adjective

  • (answer, view, manner)
    it is my considered opinion that ...
    c'est ma conviction que ...
    in my considered opinion
    selon ma conviction

reflexive verb

  • to consider oneself (to be) a writer/genius
    se prendre pour [pejorative] or se considérer comme un écrivain/génie

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