[ verb ] consider again; give new consideration to; usually with a view to changing


"Won't you reconsider your decision?"

Used in print

(The New York Times,...)

Philadelphia permitted him to seek a better connection after he had refused to reconsider his decision to end his career as a player .

(Evan Esar, Humorous English; a guide to comic ,...)

`` I wrote Bill in my last letter to forget that I had told him that I did n't mean to reconsider my decision not to change my mind - and he seems to have misunderstood me '' .

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see reconsideration

[ verb ] consider again (a bill) that had been voted upon before, in legislation

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