thought about or decided upon with care: a considered opinion.
regarded with respect or esteem: a highly considered person.
- un·con·sid·ered, adjective
- well-con·sid·ered, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024
How to use considered in a sentence
I think it is a good caution to not obsess over a single sentence and to look at the broad considered policy statements.Former Ambassador Daniel Baer explains it all on Ukraine crisis | Chris Johnson | February 23, 2022 | Washington Blade
These questions call for considered decisionmaking, informed by full briefing and argument.Supreme Court strikes down CDC eviction moratorium despite delta’s rise | Robert Barnes, Rachel Siegel, Jonathan O'Connell | August 27, 2021 | Washington Post
On a recent road trip, I explored two sculpture parks over two days and have formed the considered opinion that there are at least two kinds of sculpture park.Sculpture parks are a great way to see art during a pandemic. Here’s why some are better than others. | Sebastian Smee | February 11, 2021 | Washington Post
Newsom will likely be out if Harris runs since the two are considered allies, California political insiders said.The Golden State Preps for the ‘Red Wedding’ of Senate Races | David Freedlander | January 9, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
Even other men of color considered Revels a curious figure, for Mississippi had never had a large free black population.The Black Man Who Replaced Jefferson Davis in the Senate | Philip Dray | January 7, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
Both are considered marginal figures in the House GOP caucus and have no real base of support for their respective bids.
Because I was living with this story, I watched closely as Hollywood considered making a film about Selma.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’ | Gary May | January 2, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
The Second Republic was also considered the another golden age for Korean Cinema.Propaganda, Protest, and Poisonous Vipers: The Cinema War in Korea | Rich Goldstein | December 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He considered her the equal to any Newbolt that ever straddled a horse and rode over from Kentucky.The Bondboy | George W. (George Washington) Ogden
Madame Ratignolle, when they had regained her cottage, went in to take the hour's rest which she considered helpful.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories | Kate Chopin
It is ordinarily considered that the range of the speaking voice is very limited as compared with the singer's range.Expressive Voice Culture | Jessie Eldridge Southwick
He hath searched out the deep, and the heart of men: and considered their crafty devices.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version | Various
This must have been already examined and considered, if the letters in which I discussed it at length have not been lost.
British Dictionary definitions for considered
presented or thought out with care: a considered opinion
(qualified by a preceding adverb) esteemed: highly considered
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012