toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

deliberate
used in Black Like Me

6 uses
  • Black people deliberately stopped trying to imitate white men in dress, speech, and etiquette.
  • I deliberately stopped many white men to ask the direction to Dryades in order to get their reaction.
  • In all fairness, I must add that this is the only example of deliberate cruelty I encountered on any of the city buses of New Orleans.
  • They deliberately choose to foster distortions, always under the guise of patriotism, upon a people who have no means of checking the facts.
  • Heaped on top of the economic reprisals and the dangers of physical reprisal was perhaps the most damaging reprisal of all—the deliberate character assassination that sprang into play the moment a man suggested that there ought to be equality among citizens, and this in a land where we claim equality as a first principle.
  • I deliberately did not belong to any organization.

There are no more uses of "deliberate" in Black Like Me.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®