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考える, 勘える, 稽える, かんがえる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to think (about, of), to think over, to ponder, to contemplate, to reflect (on), to meditate (on)
2. to consider, to bear in mind, to allow for, to take into consideration
3. to think (that), to believe, to hold (a view), to judge, to conclude, to suspect
4. to intend (to do), to think of (doing), to plan
5. to predict, to anticipate, to expect, to imagine
あなたは家族の事を考えるべきです。
併せ考える, あわせかんがえる
Ichidan verb
to consider together
翻って考える, ひるがえってかんがえると
Expression, See 翻って・ひるがえって
on second thought, on (further) reflection
考えれば考えるほど, かんがえればかんがえるほど
Expression
the more I think about it, the more one thinks about it
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