think twice about something/about doing something

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think twice about someone or something

to give careful consideration to someone or something. Ed may be a good choice, but I suggest that you think twice about him. You will want to think twice about it.
See also: think, twice

(not) think ˈtwice about something/about doing something

(not) think carefully before deciding to do something; (not) hesitate: You should think twice about employing someone you’ve never met.If they offered me a job abroad, I wouldn’t think twice about taking it!
See also: something, think, twice
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It makes us think twice about doing something to our land or home.
Some politicians might actually think twice about doing something they wouldn't want Debra Hale-Shelton or Matt Campbell to learn about.
Their daughter will think twice about doing something as stupid as this again in the future.
If you knew you were going to be hit with a ruler or a cane - especially if it took place in class when you were trying to teacherscan caningsbecauseapupil chatting have play the big man - it might make you think twice about doing something just to show off.
I was disgusted by what I saw and, if it was my child, I wouldn't think twice about doing something about it.
Having just started presenting duties on The One Show, you'd think he'd think twice about doing something as stupid as that.
She said: "The police want to use Andrew as an example so that others will think twice about doing something like this.
Maybe people will think twice about doing something they shouldn't.
I would imagine that I would think twice about doing something like that again,'' Mair said.
If you knew you were going to be hit with a ruler or a cane - especially if it took place in class when you were trying to teachers can canings because a pupil chatting have play the big man - it might make you think twice about doing something just to show off.
Something that will make young players stop and think twice about doing something stupid, violent or both.
If they (gave stiffer penalties) it would make these guys think twice about doing something stupid.
Fans outwith Inverness have supported us and if nothing else this episode will make the SPFL think twice about doing something like this again.
When whoever is responsible is eventually unmasked - as they will be - and hopefully appropriately punished, it should make others out there think twice about doing something similar.