give thought to (something)

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give thought to (something)

To consider, reflect upon, or think hard about something. Often used with modifiers such as "any," "some," "a little," etc. Have you given any thought to my proposal? Marian gave some thought to the company's excess costs and determined that the number of employees had to be reduced for them to survive.
See also: give, thought
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I think the particular problem we have at the moment is that in the 1980s the Americans recruited and trained Osama bin Laden, taught him how to kill and to make bombs, and sent him off to kill the Russians in Afghanistan, and they didn't give any thought to the fact that once he'd done that, he might turn on his creators.
But did Francola give any thought to rejecting him?