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Deliberate

Antonyms for deliberate:

chance, unwitting, unintentional, extemporaneous, unplanned.

Synonyms for deliberate:

Sense 1

solemn, ratiocinate, rational, prearranged, leisured, slow, purposely, scripted, funereal, studiously, excogitate, witting, advised, deliberately.

Sense 2

stately, expressly, glacial, lazy, sedate, sluggish, purposeful, rationalize, soften, undivided, organized, mull, moderate, consciously, unmoved, knowingly.

Sense 3

languid, ruminate, pokey, violent, revolve.

Sense 4

advise, gently.

Sense 5

parley.

Sense 6

entertain.

Sense 9

express.

Sense 10

talk.

argue

discuss.

consider

talk over.

falter

hesitate.

fluctuate

waver.

think

cerebrate, ratiocinate.

turn over

turn over.

accepted (adjective)

self-imposed.

all (adjective)

careful, measured.

cautious (adjective)

prudent, careful, circumspect, cautious, aware, heedful, mindful, alert, watchful, wary, guarded, observant, attentive.

collected (adjective)

unflappable.

deliberate (adjective)

conscious, considered.

habitual (adjective)

automatic.

intentional (adjective)

intended, considered, cautious, purposeful, resolved, prearranged, voluntary, calculated, witting, willful, premeditated, express, thoughtful, careful, advised, prudent, wary, studied, predetermined, conscious, purposive.

leisurely (adjective)

unhurried, inactive, relaxing, leisurely, easy, unemployed, retired, convenient, restful, unoccupied, at leisure, at loose ends.

predetermined (adjective)

prearranged.

procrastinating (adjective)

dilatory.

resolute (adjective)

unbending, firm, strong-minded, committed, dauntless, unchangeable, devoted, loyal, determined, dogged, fearless, resolute, implacable, indefatigable, courageous, unwavering, valiant, staunch, bold, decided, insistent, steady, willing, resolved, unflinching, persistent, reliable, steely, plucky, zealous, diligent, serious, stern, inexorable, strong-willed, set, relentless, indomitable, tough, hearty, dedicated, persevering, iron-willed, steadfast, tireless, ruthless, unyielding, faithful, headstrong, true, constant, intent, stubborn, unshakeable, earnest, decisive, bullheaded, thorough, spunky, uncompromising, tenacious.

slow (adjective)

gradual.

willing (adjective)

voluntary.

Sense 2 (noun)

knowingly, deliberately, consciously.

Sense 3 (noun)

languid, slow, lazy, stately, sedate.

Sense 4 (noun)

witting.

deliberate (noun)

unhurried, careful, consider, intended, studied, thoughtful, moot, premeditated, turn over, wilful, measured, knowing, intentional, calculated, willful, debate.

calculated (verb)

predetermined.

calm (verb)

cool.

communication (verb)

turn over, consider, debate, moot.

think (verb)

speculate, ponder, cerebrate, meditate, imagine, contemplate, calculate, think, analyze, reflect, cogitate, evaluate, weigh, reason, brood, consider, study, concentrate, appraise, debate, muse, envision.

think about seriously; discuss (verb)

speculate, debate, kick around, revolve, contemplate, argue, cogitate, talk over, reason, consult, chew over, reflect, ponder, ruminate, study, roll, consider, muse, excogitate, meditate, cerebrate, weigh, turn over.

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