consideration

Definition

Something of value, such as money or personal services, given by one party to another in exchange for an act or promise.

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He showed a lot of consideration to the people that worked for him and would always put them first before himself.

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You should always take all the facts into consideration before you decide which way to proceed for the future of your company.

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When my company decided to hire Elton John to perform at our company picnic, we were required to give him a lot of money as consideration for his services.

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