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English definition of “deliberate”

deliberate

adjective     /dɪˈlɪb.ər.ət/ US  /-ɚ-/
B2 (often of something bad) intentional or planned: a deliberate attack/insult/lie We made a deliberate decision to live apart for a while.Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping describes a movement, action, or thought that is done carefully without hurrying: From her slow, deliberate speech I guessed she must be drunk.Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
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