Definitions for deliberately

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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"


  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

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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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