deliberate

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Synonyms for deliberate

Synonyms for deliberate

planned, weighed, or estimated in advance

careful and slow in acting, moving, or deciding

to use the powers of the mind, as in conceiving ideas, drawing inferences, and making judgments

to meet and exchange views to reach a decision

Synonyms for deliberate

discuss the pros and cons of an issue

carefully thought out in advance

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unhurried and with care and dignity

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He had an intellectual and distinctive head, but the instant he turned to Prince Andrew the firm, intelligent expression on his face changed in a way evidently deliberate and habitual to him.
It was really a deliberate attempt at assassination, wasn't it?
Never, by accident, in this deliberate game, did he hurt her chin or cheek so severely as he hurt his own tender nose, but in the hurt itself he found more of delight than pain.
Yes, as you see, your tender spouse, as devoted as the first year after marriage, burned with impatience to see you," he said in his deliberate, high-pitched voice, and in that tone which he almost always took with her, a tone of jeering at anyone who should say in earnest what he said.
His slow, deliberate ways were even slower, even more deliberate.
By no deliberate act of Billy's was he becoming this other and unlovely Billy.
The problem with deliberates fires is worse in the north of the county.
The hot dry weather has led to an increase in deliberate and accidental grass fires, with 55 in the first two weeks of July, compared to 17 in the first fortnight in May.
AcSEC deliberates the accounting issues at the public meeting and a super-majority of the members must support a project before it is exposed for public comment and before final issuance.
The problem with deliberates fires is worse in the north of the county, and there are more accidental fires in the more rural areas of south Warwickshire.
The deliberate fires tend to coincide with the end of the school day and the numbers are set to rise over the summer holidays on hot days.