deliberate - definition and synonyms

 
 
adjective 

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/dɪˈlɪb(ə)rət/
  1. 1
    intended, not done by chance or by accident

    I’m sure the omission of my name was deliberate.

    deliberate attempt/effort:

    Her visit was a deliberate attempt to draw attention to the area.

    deliberate policy/choice:

    They are giving preference to women as a matter of deliberate policy.