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The Idiot
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  • As if anybody would go to their death deliberately!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He entered the room now last of all, deliberately, and with a disagreeable smile on his lips.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He continued to speak in a whisper, very deliberately as before, and looked strangely thoughtful and dreamy.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Twice Mrs. Epanchin had deliberately examined him from head to foot; but he had stood fire without flinching.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He has grown so cunning and careful, and weighs his words so deliberately; he spoke to me about that Kapiton fellow with an object, you know!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Norma backed slowly and carefully away from the brute, which followed her, creeping deliberately after her as though it intended to make a sudden dart and sting her.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • That it was a jest there was no doubt whatever; he knew that well enough, and had good reason, too, for his conviction; for during her recitation of the ballad Aglaya had deliberately changed the letters A. N. B. into N. P. B. He was quite sure she had not done this by accident, and that his ears had not deceived him.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The general considered that the girls' taste and good sense should be allowed to develop and mature deliberately, and that the parents' duty should merely be to keep watch, in order that no strange or undesirable choice be made; but that the selection once effected, both father and mother were bound from that moment to enter heart and soul into the cause, and to see that the matter progressed without hindrance until the altar should be happily reached.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "Excuse meI will take a seat," interrupted Hippolyte once more, sitting down deliberately; "for I am not strong yet.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: deliberate insult
as in: need to deliberate
as in: a deliberate thinker
as in: with all deliberate speed
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