What does deliberately mean?

Definitions for deliberately

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word deliberately.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. intentionally, deliberately, designedly, on purpose, purposely, advisedly, by choice, by design(adverb)

    with intention; in an intentional manner

    "he used that word intentionally"; "I did this by choice"

  2. measuredly, deliberately(adverb)

    in a deliberate unhurried manner

    "she was working deliberately"

Wiktionary

  1. deliberately(Adverb)

    Intentionally, or after deliberation; not accidentally.

    He deliberately broke that, didn't he?

  2. deliberately(Adverb)

    Taking one's time, slowly and carefully.

    After being called upon, he strode deliberately up to the blackboard.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deliberately(adverb)

    with careful consideration, or deliberation; circumspectly; warily; not hastily or rashly; slowly; as, a purpose deliberately formed

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'deliberately' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3505

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'deliberately' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4185

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'deliberately' in Adverbs Frequency: #254

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of deliberately in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of deliberately in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Leung Yiu-chung:

    Some of them were deliberately inciting people.

  2. Michel de Montaigne:

    No man is exempt from saying silly things the mischief is to say them deliberately.

  3. Richard Prendergast:

    The overall impact of this case is huge, i implore the court to move very deliberately.

  4. Arnold Bennett:

    The best cure for worry, depression, melancholy, brooding, is to go deliberately forth and try to lift with one's sympathy the gloom of somebody else.

  5. Josh Billings:

    Like other occult techniques of divination, the statistical method has a private jargon deliberately contrived to obscure its methods from non-practitioners.

Images & Illustrations of deliberately

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Translations for deliberately

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • عمداًArabic
  • prudentment, deliberadamentCatalan, Valencian
  • bevidst, roligt, med vilje, langsomt, sindigtDanish
  • mit Absicht, absichtlichGerman
  • deliberadamenteSpanish
  • harkitusti, tarkoitus, verkkaisesti, verkkaan, tahallaan, tarkoitukselisestiFinnish
  • exprèsFrench
  • a dh’aon ghnothachScottish Gaelic
  • בכוונהHebrew
  • szándékosanHungarian
  • af ásettu ráði, af yfirlögðu ráði, rólega, viljandi, yfirvegað, vísvitandiIcelandic
  • deliberatamente, per partito preso, intenzionalmenteItalian
  • じっくり, 故意, わざとJapanese
  • expres, bewust, opzettelijk, met opzetDutch
  • deliberadamentePortuguese
  • намеренно, медленно, сознательно, нарочноRussian
  • కావాలని, ఉద్దేశపూర్వకంగాTelugu
  • зва́гом, навмисно, неквапливо, умисно, зна́рошнe, нарочи́то, назна́ро́шне, назна́рошки, пово́лі, пові́льно, прокво́листо, несква́пно, свідо́мо, нароком, зумисно, наро́шнe, виважено, зна́рошнаUkrainian
  • 故意Chinese

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