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deliberately

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English

Etymology

deliberate + -ly

Pronunciation

Adverb

deliberately (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
deliberately

Comparative
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  1. Intentionally, or after deliberation; not accidentally.
    He deliberately broke that, didn't he?
  2. Taking one's time, slowly and carefully.
    After being called upon, he strode deliberately up to the blackboard.

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