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"
in a deliberate unhurried manner
"she was working deliberately"
Intentionally, or after deliberation; not accidentally.
He deliberately broke that, didn't he?
Taking one's time, slowly and carefully.
After being called upon, he strode deliberately up to the blackboard.
with careful consideration, or deliberation; circumspectly; warily; not hastily or rashly; slowly; as, a purpose deliberately formed
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'deliberately' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3505
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'deliberately' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4185
Rank popularity for the word 'deliberately' in Adverbs Frequency: #254
The numerical value of deliberately in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of deliberately in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Some of them were deliberately inciting people.
No man is exempt from saying silly things the mischief is to say them deliberately.
The overall impact of this case is huge, i implore the court to move very deliberately.
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.
Like other occult techniques of divination, the statistical method has a private jargon deliberately contrived to obscure its methods from non-practitioners.
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Translations for deliberately
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- prudentment, deliberadamentCatalan, Valencian
- bevidst, roligt, med vilje, langsomt, sindigtDanish
- mit Absicht, absichtlichGerman
- harkitusti, tarkoitus, verkkaisesti, verkkaan, tahallaan, tarkoitukselisestiFinnish
- a dh’aon ghnothachScottish Gaelic
- 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
- намеренно, медленно, сознательно, нарочноRussian
- కావాలని, ఉద్దేశపూర్వకంగాTelugu
- зва́гом, навмисно, неквапливо, умисно, зна́рошнe, нарочи́то, назна́ро́шне, назна́рошки, пово́лі, пові́льно, прокво́листо, несква́пно, свідо́мо, нароком, зумисно, наро́шнe, виважено, зна́рошнаUkrainian
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