deliberateadjectiveuk /dɪˈlɪb.ər.ət/ us /dɪˈlɪb.ɚ.ət/
- Some women make a deliberate choice to rear a child alone.
- Can you pick out the three deliberate mistakes in this paragraph?
- I don't think his name was left off the list by accident - I think it was deliberate.
- This was a deliberate attempt to wreck the peace talks.
- I didn't take a deliberate decision to lose weight. It just happened.
deliberateverb [I or T]uk /dɪˈlɪb.ə.reɪt/ us /dɪˈlɪb.ə.reɪt/ formal