Adjective "reconsideration" definition and examples

(Reconsideration may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˌriːkənˌsɪdəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/

Definitions and examples

noun

The act of considering something again; review.
  1. 'However, upon reconsideration, she said that perhaps such a bylaw would affect her.'
  2. 'There needs to be a review of all of this and a reconsideration of the role of the director of Central Intelligence.'
  3. 'Now, less than three years after his death at the age of 89, a vigorous reconsideration of his significance is under way.'

More definitions

1. to consider again, especially with a view to change of decision or action: to reconsider a refusal.

2. Parliamentary Procedure. to take up for consideration a second time, as a motion or a vote, as with the view of reversing or modifying action taken. verb (used without object)

3. to reconsider a matter.

More examples(as adjective)

"votes can be reconsideration."

"strategies can be reconsideration."

"requests can be reconsideration."

"chairmen can be reconsideration."

"appeals can be reconsideration."

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Origin

(reconsider)