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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Consider \Con*sid"er\ (k[o^]n*s[i^]d"[~e]r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Considered (k[o^]n*s[i^]d"[~e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. Considering.] [F. consid['e]rer, L. considerare, -sideratum, to consider, view attentively, prob. fr. con- + sidus, sideris, star, constellation; orig., therefore, to look at the stars. See Sidereal, and cf. Desire.] 1. To fix the mind on, with a view to a careful examination; to think on with care; to ponder; to study; to meditate on. [1913 Webster] I will consider thy testimonies. --Ps. cxix. 95. [1913 Webster] Thenceforth to speculations high or deep I turned my thoughts, and with capacious mind Considered all things visible. --Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. To look at attentively; to observe; to examine. [1913 Webster] She considereth a field, and buyeth it. --Prov. xxxi. 16. [1913 Webster] 3. To have regard to; to take into view or account; to pay due attention to; to respect. [1913 Webster] Consider, sir, the chance of war: the day Was yours by accident. --Shak. [1913 Webster] England could grow into a posture of being more united at home, and more considered abroad. --Sir W. Temple. [1913 Webster] 4. To estimate; to think; to regard; to view. [1913 Webster] Considered as plays, his works are absurd. --Macaulay. [1913 Webster] Note: The proper sense of consider is often blended with an idea of the result of considering; as, "Blessed is he that considereth the poor." --Ps. xli. 1.; i.e., considers with sympathy and pity. "Which [services] if I have not enough considered." --Shak.; i.e., requited as the sufficient considering of them would suggest. "Consider him liberally." --J. Hooker. Syn: To ponder; weigh; revolve; study; reflect or meditate on; contemplate; examine. See Ponder. [1913 Webster]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

23 Moby Thesaurus words for "considering": after, all in all, as, as long as, because of, being, by reason of, by virtue of, cause, due to, for, in consideration of, in view of, in virtue of, inasmuch as, insomuch as, now, on account of, owing to, seeing, since, taking into account, thanks to