|a.||1.||Given to consideration or to sober reflection; regardful of consequences or circumstances; circumspect; careful; esp. careful of the rights, claims, and feelings of others.|
|2.||Having respect to; regardful.|
|Adj.||1.||considerate - showing concern for the rights and feelings of others; "friends considerate enough to leave us alone"|
inconsiderate - lacking regard for the rights or feelings of others; "shockingly inconsiderate behavior"