reconsider etymology

English word reconsider comes from English consider, English re-

Detailed word origin of reconsider

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
consider English (eng) (ditransitive) To assign some quality to.. (transitive) To look at attentively.. (transitive) To take up as an example.. (transitive) To think about seriously.. (transitive) To think of doing.. (transitive, parliamentary procedure) To debate or dispose of a motion.. To have regard to; to take into view or account; to pay due attention to; to respect.
re- English (eng) A completive or intensification of the base; up, a-, out. Again, anew. Back, backward.
reconsider English (eng) (ambitransitive) to consider a matter again.

Words with the same origin as reconsider

Descendants of re-
reborn rebuild recall recognize reconstruction recover recreate redo refill relay release remark reopen repair replace replacement reschedule reset resign resort rethink retire rewind rewrite