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deliberate
used in The Age of Innocence

4 uses
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need to deliberate
Definition
to think about or discuss — especially with great care
  • Mrs. Archer ignored the allusion to the ancestral cuisine and Mr. Jackson continued with deliberation: "No, she was NOT at the ball."
    Chapter 5 (68% in)
  • But now we live in a constant rush," said Mr. van der Luyden in measured tones, looking with pleasant deliberation about the large shrouded room which to Archer was so complete an image of its owners.
    Chapter 7 (42% in)

There are no more uses of "deliberate" flagged with this meaning in The Age of Innocence.

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  • Mr. Letterblair, who lunched on a sandwich and tea, dined deliberately and deeply, and insisted on his guest's doing the same.
    Chapter 11 (78% in)
  • The ubiquitous handmaiden promptly appeared, and Archer heard Madame Olenska say, in an Italian that she seemed to pronounce with intentional deliberateness in order that he might follow it: "Here—throw this into the dustbin!" and then, as Nastasia stared protestingly: "But no—it's not the fault of the poor flowers.
    Chapter 18 (5% in)

There are no more uses of "deliberate" in The Age of Innocence.

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