Definitions for deliberate

Definitions for (verb) deliberate

Main entry: debate, deliberate

Definition: discuss the pros and cons of an issue

Main entry: debate, deliberate, consider, moot, turn over

Definition: think about carefully; weigh

Usage: They considered the possibility of a strike; Turn the proposal over in your mind

Definitions for (adj) deliberate

Main entry: deliberate, measured, careful

Definition: unhurried and with care and dignity

Usage: walking at the same measured pace; with all deliberate speed

Main entry: measured, deliberate, calculated

Definition: carefully thought out in advance

Usage: a calculated insult; with measured irony

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