I can't afford the car because it's too dear.
The cat is dear to me.
cost somebody dear
a considerable business
He has got a considerable success.
It's considerably colder today than yesterday.
be considerate to somebody
Are you considerate to your wife?
It's my considerered opinion.
all things considered
All things considered ,he finished the work well.
Considering his age,the little boy reads very well.
He studies English well,considering.