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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Consider again; Consider again (a bill) that had been voted upon before, in legislation.

Usage examples (38)
  • Won't you reconsider your decision?
  • Asking him to "reconsider" -- implying that he had made a mistake -- is asking for trouble.
  • Perhaps the way to get them to reconsider is to call the industry's bluff.
  • India persuades a private airline to 'reconsider' layoffs. for more
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