deliberately


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de·lib·er·ate

 (dĭ-lĭb′ər-ĭt)
adj.
1. Done with or marked by full consciousness of the nature and effects; intentional: mistook the oversight for a deliberate insult.
2. Arising from or marked by careful consideration: a deliberate decision. See Synonyms at voluntary.
3. Unhurried and careful: moved at a deliberate pace.
v. (-ə-rāt′) de·lib·er·at·ed, de·lib·er·at·ing, de·lib·er·ates
v.intr.
1. To think carefully and often slowly, as about a choice to be made.
2. To consult with another or others in a process of reaching a decision.
v.tr.
To consider (a matter) carefully and often slowly, as by weighing alternatives.

[Latin dēlīberātus, past participle of dēlīberāre, to consider, weigh : dē-, de- + lībrāre, to balance (from lībra, a balance, scales).]

de·lib′er·ate·ly adv.
de·lib′er·ate·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.deliberately - with intention; in an intentional manner; "he used that word intentionally"; "I did this by choice"
accidentally, unexpectedly, by chance, circumstantially - without advance planning; "they met accidentally"
unintentionally, accidentally - without intention; in an unintentional manner; "she hit him unintentionally"
2.deliberately - in a deliberate unhurried mannerdeliberately - in a deliberate unhurried manner; "she was working deliberately"

deliberately

Translations
بِحَذَر، بِعِنايَهبصورَةٍ مَقْصودَه، عَمْداعَنْ عَمْد
úmyslněuváženěrozvážně
forsætligtvelovervejetbevidst
tahallaan
promišljeno
viljandivísvitandiyfirvegaðyfirvegaî; rólegaaf ásettu ráði
じっくり故意に
고의적으로
namerno
avsiktligt
อย่างรอบคอบ
kasıtlı olaraksakin sakinbilerekdikkatlice
một cách cố tình

deliberately

[dɪˈlɪbərɪtlɪ] ADV
1. (= intentionally) → a propósito, deliberadamente; (with adj) [rude, misleading] → deliberadamente
2. (= cautiously) → prudentemente; (= slowly) → lentamente, pausadamente

deliberately

[dɪˈlɪbərətli] adv
(= on purpose) → exprès, délibérément
She did it deliberately → Elle l'a fait exprès.
deliberately vague → délibérément vague
(= slowly) → posément

deliberately

adv
(= intentionally)bewusst, absichtlich; planvorsätzlich; it looks as if the blaze was started deliberatelyes sieht so aus, als sei der Brand vorsätzlich gelegt worden
(= cautiously, thoughtfully) actüberlegt; (= steadily) movebedächtig

deliberately

[dɪˈlɪbrɪtlɪ] adv (intentionally) → deliberatamente, volutamente; (cautiously, slowly) → posatamente

deliberate

(diˈlibərət) adjective
1. intentional and not by accident. That was a deliberate insult.
2. cautious and not hurried. He had a very deliberate way of walking.
deˈliberately (-rət-) adverb
1. on purpose. You did that deliberately!
2. carefully and without hurrying. He spoke quietly and deliberately.

deliberately

عَنْ عَمْد úmyslně forsætligt absichtlich επίτηδες a propósito tahallaan délibérément promišljeno intenzionalmente 故意に 고의적으로 doelbewust med vilje umyślnie intencionalmente, propositalmente намеренно avsiktligt อย่างรอบคอบ kasıtlı olarak một cách cố tình 故意地
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London, after the wreck of the Minota, deliberately and shamelessly stole her from the Minota's skipper.
But before he had thought of anything, Dolokhov, looking straight in his face, said slowly and deliberately so that everyone could hear:
IT was a sight that some people remembered better even than their own sorrows--the sight in that grey clear morning, when the fatal cart with the two young women in it was descried by the waiting watching multitude, cleaving its way towards the hideous symbol of a deliberately inflicted sudden death.
I sighted as carefully and deliberately as though at a straw target.
It seems to me," he said deliberately, "that you are another of those poor fools who chuck away their life and happiness and go to the dogs because a woman had chosen to make a little use of them.
If I suddenly asked him what he wanted, he would make me no answer, but continue staring at me persistently for some seconds, then, with a peculiar compression of his lips and a most significant air, deliberately turn round and deliberately go back to his room.
I carefully and deliberately made these observations before allowing myself to take one glance at the benches before me; having handled the crayon, looked back at the tableau, fingered the sponge in order to ascertain that it was in a right state of moisture, I found myself cool enough to admit of looking calmly up and gazing deliberately round me.
It is easy enough to condemn the Cretans for their laziness; but when one recalls the large, prosperous, and presumably public-spirited communities which during the last few years have deliberately thrown themselves into the hands of the A.
I do not suppose that you would deliberately form an absolute engagement of that nature without acquainting your mother and myself, or at least, without being convinced that we should approve of your choice; but I cannot help fearing that you may be drawn in, by the lady who has lately attached you, to a marriage which the whole of your family, far and near, must highly reprobate.
He entered the room now last of all, deliberately, and with a disagreeable smile on his lips.
Also Philip had been given to understand that people adhered to other faiths only from obstinacy or self-interest: in their hearts they knew they were false; they deliberately sought to deceive others.
And the Emperor Nicholas was conscious of evoking this rapture and deliberately aroused it.