- Done on purpose; intentional.
- Tripping me was deliberate action.
- Of a person, weighing facts and arguments with a view to a choice or decision; carefully considering the probable consequences of a step; circumspect; slow in determining.
- The jury took eight hours to come to its deliberate verdict.
- Formed with deliberation; well-advised; carefully considered; not sudden or rash.
- a deliberate opinion; a deliberate measure or result
- settled visage and deliberate word
- Not hasty or sudden; slow.
- W. Wirt
- His enunciation was so deliberate.
- W. Wirt
- (intentional): unwitting
of a person, carefully considering the probable consequences of a step
not hasty or sudden
- To consider carefully.
- It is now time for the jury to deliberate the guilt of the defendant.
- deliberate in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
- “deliberate”, in The Century Dictionary, New York: The Century Co., 1911
- deliberate at OneLook Dictionary Search