- 1. 深思熟慮的,慎重的,謹慎的
His manner was quiet, his speech deliberate.
- 2. 故意的,蓄意的[Z]
It was a deliberate lie.
- 3. 不慌不忙的,從容的
He is deliberate in his speech.
- 1. 仔細考慮,思考[(+about/on/upon)]
They are deliberating upon what to do.
- 2. 商議[(+with)]
The jury deliberated for three hours.
- 1. 仔細考慮,深思熟慮;商議[+wh-]
I am deliberating whether or not to buy a new car.