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deliberate
used in The War of the Worlds

5 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
need to deliberate
Definition
to think about or discuss — especially with great care
  • There was something fungoid in the oily brown skin, something in the clumsy deliberation of the tedious movements unspeakably nasty.
    1.4 — Book 1 Chapter 4 — The Cylinder Opens (67% in)

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exact meaning not specified
  • Then I heard the slow, deliberate sound creeping towards me again.
    2.4 — Book 2 Chapter 4 — The Death of the Curate (92% in)
  • They laid their guns as deliberately as if they had been on parade, and fired at about a thousand yards' range.
    1.15 — Book 1 Chapter 15 — What Happened in Surrey (11% in)
  • Mrs. Elphinstone—that was the name of the woman in white—would listen to no reasoning, and kept calling upon "George"; but her sister-in-law was astonishingly quiet and deliberate, and at last agreed to my brother's suggestion.
    1.16 — Book 1 Chapter 16 — The Exodus from London (39% in)
  • It was the first Martian my brother had seen, and he stood, more amazed than terrified, watching this Titan advancing deliberately towards the shipping, wading farther and farther into the water as the coast fell away.
    1.17 — Book 1 Chapter 17 — The "Thunder Child" (59% in)

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