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One entry found for deliberate.
Main Entry: 2de·lib·er·ate
Pronunciation: di-primarystresslib-(schwa-)rschwat
Function: adjective
1 : decided on as a result of careful thought : carefully considered <a deliberate judgment>
2 : done or said on purpose <a deliberate lie>
3 : considering facts and arguments carefully : careful and slow in deciding <a deliberate speaker>
4 : slow in action : not hurried <deliberate movements>
synonym see VOLUNTARY
- de·lib·er·ate·ly adverb
- de·lib·er·ate·ness noun

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