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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And, to the utter amazement of the assembled family, Beth walked deliberately down the garden, through the hedge, and in at the Laurences' door.
Once she deliberately set fire to the house, and often she hid herself away for days in her own room and would see no one.
She had not noticed how he looked--only feeling his presence; but she turned deliberately and observed him.
The Indian then fastened his eyes keenly on the open countenance of Heyward, but meeting his glance, he turned them quickly away, and seating himself deliberately on the ground, he drew forth the remnant of some former repast, and began to eat, though not without first bending his looks slowly and cautiously around him.
Nevertheless, after a moment's pause, they deliberately turned again, and, facing each other with frightful calmness, left the room by purposeless and deliberate exits other than those they had contemplated--a crushing abnegation of self, that, to some extent, relieved their surcharged feelings.
Pyncheon turned partly round, but resumed his former position, and proceeded deliberately to finish his cup of coffee, without immediate notice of the guest whom he had summoned to his presence.
said Roger Chillingworth, deliberately, and fixing an eye, bright with intense and concentrated intelligence, on the minister's face.
Whenever I find myself growing grim about the mouth; whenever it is a damp, drizzly November in my soul; whenever I find myself involuntarily pausing before coffin warehouses, and bringing up the rear of every funeral I meet; and especially whenever my hypos get such an upper hand of me, that it requires a strong moral principle to prevent me from deliberately stepping into the street, and methodically knocking people's hats off--then, I account it high time to get to sea as soon as I can.
That done, if it belong to a small whale it is hoisted on deck to be deliberately disposed of.
But he stepped aside, deliberately, and let her fall.
Wilson, for that was the old gentleman's name, rose up, and, after carefully adjusting his valise and umbrella, proceeded deliberately to take out his spectacles and fix them on his nose; and, this operation being performed, read as follows:
But if I put my head deliberately into the fire, there is no appeal to fire or to the Maker for fire, and I have only myself to blame.