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Synonyms for reconsiderationre·con·sid·er·a·tion

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  1. reconsiderationnoun

    a consideration of a topic (as in a meeting) with a view to changing an earlier decision

    second thought, rethink, afterthought

  2. reconsideration, second thought, afterthought, rethinknoun

    thinking again about a choice previously made

    "he had second thoughts about his purchase"

    second thought, rethink, afterthought

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  1. reconsiderationnoun

    renewed consideration

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  1. Mark Baker:

    I don't see a basis for a good faith reconsideration, we will consider whatever further options are available.

  2. Richard Dieter:

    We are in the midst of a reconsideration of the death penalty.

  3. Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala:

    What the Supreme Court is saying, I was informed, is to come up with new rules, in the meantime, there will be a motion for reconsideration to be filed once we have received a copy of the decision.

  4. White House:

    The one thing that I do want to make clear, though, is, this review does not include a reconsideration about longstanding policy of the United States government that ransoms should not be paid to terrorist organizations that are holding hostages.

  5. Patricia Espinosa:

    I would not like to see the U.S. leaving. I certainly hope there is a reconsideration of this decision.

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