Spanish translation of 'consider'
1. (= think about)
[problem, possibility] considerar ⧫ pensar en
consider how much you owe him piensa en or considera lo que le debes
to consider doing sth: have you ever considered going by train? ¿has pensado alguna vez (en) ir en tren? ⧫ ¿has considerado alguna vez ir en tren?
we considered cancelling our holiday pensamos en cancelar nuestras vacaciones
would you consider buying it? ¿te interesa comprarlo?
I’m considering resigning estoy pensando en dimitir ⧫ estoy considerando la posibilidad de dimitir
he is being considered for the post lo están considerando para el puesto
we are considering the matter estamos estudiando el asunto
it is my considered opinion that ... después de haberlo pensado or considerado detenidamente, creo que ...
to consider one’s position (euphemistic) (= consider resigning) pensar en dimitir ⧫ estudiar la conveniencia de dimitir
he refused even to consider it se negó a pensarlo or considerarlo siquiera
I wouldn't consider it for a moment yo ni me lo plantearía siquiera
2. (= take into account) tomar or tener en cuenta
when one considers that ... cuando uno toma or tiene en cuenta que ...
you must consider other people’s feelings hay que tomar or tener en cuenta los sentimientos de los demás
all things considered pensándolo bien
3. (= be of the opinion) considerar
I consider that ... considero que ...
4. (= regard as) considerar
I consider it an honour lo considero un honor
I consider the matter closed para mí el tema está cerrado
to consider o.s.:
I consider myself happy me considero feliz
to consider sb to be intelligent considerar a algn inteligente
he is considered to be the best se le considera el mejor
he considers it a waste of time lo considera una pérdida de tiempo
consider yourself lucky! ¡date por satisfecho!
consider yourself dismissed considérese despedido
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Example Sentences Including 'consider'
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We will carefully consider feedback and any affordable proposals that members or their representatives make.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
All of these areas were considered and discussed.ONE HUNDRED DAYS (2003)
Statistics should always be considered with caution and this is especially true of Soviet statistics.The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)
And we can always consider adoption.The Sun (2013)
At one time, it was considered bad taste to project too much.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Windows that are painted shut are not considered an acceptable alternative.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Yet the Philippines has always been considered internationally to be something of a foodie joke.The Sun (2016)
Burnell considered this not bad at all.Somewhere East of Life (1994)
I don't think either is considering playing that way.The Sun (2016)
Previously, the oneday game was always considered second in terms of importance.The Sun (2016)
Villas-Boas might like to consider that recommendation carefully.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He will always consider himself the winner.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It is an idea that has been discussed and considered in the past.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Rightly or wrongly, though women from ethnic minorities are considered a bad commercial bet.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
That's not so bad, considering.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He added: 'I think she should consider her position.The Sun (2014)
He said:'If this scheme is low cost and effective it makes sense to consider it on a wider scale.The Sun (2016)
How is the situation to improve if this is apparently considered acceptable?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Not bad considering their average age is still only 22..The Sun (2008)
Once that has happened we will carefully consider all our options.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Smart Mercury helps you consider and discuss money in the confident way that gets results.The Sun (2014)
Such issues of consent are the cornerstone of the law and needed to be carefully considered.The Sun (2016)
That should be the message and this change will tell motorists that speed limits are carefully considered and therefore are to be obeyed.The Sun (2014)
The officer said that she would advise other women to think carefully before considering a career within the union.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The ruling is likely to influence what is considered acceptable in future election literature.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
This is a complex issue and one that needs to be carefully considered.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Using scheduled flights is not always possible, but is always considered.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
We are considering carefully how we approach future issues.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
We consider all of this conduct unacceptable and urge you to remind your members about what should be considered acceptable behaviour.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
I suggested we simply consider ways to make our church more welcoming in general to the diverse population of our city.Christianity Today (2000)
It is considered " bad form" to "sing our own praises".Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)
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'consider' in Other Languages
British English: consider /kənˈsɪdə/ VERB
If you consider a person or thing to be something, this is your opinion of them.
I consider him a coward.
- American English: consider
- Arabic: يَعْتَبِرُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: considerar
- Chinese: 考虑
- Croatian: smatrati
- Czech: považovat
- Danish: overveje
- Dutch: beschouwen
- European Spanish: considerar sopesar
- Finnish: harkita
- French: considérer
- German: betrachten als
- Greek: λαμβάνω υπόψη
- Italian: considerare
- Japanese: みなす
- Korean: ...을 숙고하다
- Norwegian: vurdere
- Polish: rozważyć
- European Portuguese: considerar
- Romanian: a considera
- Russian: считать
- Spanish: considerar tener en cuenta
- Swedish: överväga
- Thai: พิจารณา
- Turkish: düşünmek hesaba katmak
- Ukrainian: вважати
- Vietnamese: xem xét
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Translation of consider from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary