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considered

[kuh n-sid-erd] /kənˈsɪd ərd/
adjective
1.
thought about or decided upon with care:
a considered opinion.
2.
regarded with respect or esteem:
a highly considered person.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605; consider + -ed2
Related forms
unconsidered, adjective
well-considered, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for well-considered

well-considered

adjective (well considered when postpositive)
1.
having been thought about carefully

considered

/kənˈsɪdəd/
adjective
1.
presented or thought out with care a considered opinion
2.
(qualified by a preceding adverb) esteemed highly considered
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