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English definition of “deliberate”


adjective  /dɪˈlɪb·ər·ət/ us  
(of an action or a decision) intentional or planned, often with the result of being harmful to someone: a deliberate insult He accused her of writing deliberate untruths. Someone who moves, acts, or thinks in a deliberate way moves, acts, or thinks slowly and usually carefully.
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