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English definition of “deliberate”


adjective    /dɪˈlɪb·ər·ət/
(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 .
(Definition of deliberate adjective from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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