To see all instances of the word
used in
The House of Mirth
please enable javascript.

Used in
The House of Mirth
Go to Book Vocabulary
  • Ah, it needed no deliberate purpose on Lily's part to rob her of her dream!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • His craving was for the companionship of one whose point of view should justify his own, who should confirm, by deliberate observation, the truth to which his intuitions had leaped.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "It's most awfully jolly having Miss Bart back," said Lord Hubert, in his mild deliberate voice; and Mrs. Bry added ingenuously: "I daresay the Duchess will dine with us, now that Lily's here."  (not reviewed by editor)

To see samples from other sources, click a sense of the word below:
as in: with all deliberate speed
as in: deliberate insult
as in: need to deliberate
as in: a deliberate thinker
To see an overview of word senses, click here.

Go to Book Vocabulary Learn more easily.   Think more clearly.   Express more effectively.