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Synonyms for deliberation
dɪˌlɪb əˈreɪ ʃənde·lib·er·a·tion

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Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 1 vote

  1. deliberationnoun

    (usually plural) discussion of all sides of a question

    "the deliberations of the jury"

    deliberateness, weighing, advisement, unhurriedness, slowness, calculation

  2. deliberation, weighing, advisementnoun

    careful consideration

    "a little deliberation would have deterred them"

    deliberateness, weighing, advisement, unhurriedness, slowness, calculation

  3. calculation, deliberationnoun

    planning something carefully and intentionally

    "it was the deliberation of his act that was insulting"

    slowness, figuring, unhurriedness, calculation, reckoning, deliberateness, computation, computing, weighing, advisement

  4. slowness, deliberation, deliberateness, unhurriednessnoun

    a rate demonstrating an absence of haste or hurry

    ineptitude, unhurriedness, ineptness, calculation, slowness, subnormality, deliberateness, clumsiness, mental retardation, backwardness, weighing, maladroitness, awkwardness, advisement, retardation

  5. deliberation, deliberatenessnoun

    the trait of thoughtfulness in action or decision

    "he was a man of judicial deliberation"

    deliberateness, weighing, advisement, unhurriedness, slowness, calculation

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. deliberationnoun

    consideration, meditation, cogitation, thought, reflection, circumspection, wariness, caution, thoughtfulness

  2. deliberationnoun

    consultation, discussion

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. deliberationnoun

    consideration, discussion, consultation

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "deliberation":

    délibération, deliberative, deliberations, discussion, consideration

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  1. Michael Malone:

    We have always believed that excluding students from admission conflicts with our institutional values and principles, it is now clear, after further consultation and deliberation, that we can adopt a less restrictive policy.

  2. W. M. L. Jay:

    Though a good motive cannot sanction a bad action, a bad motive will always vitiate a good action. In common and trivial matters we may act without motives, but in momentous ones the most careful deliberation is wisdom.

  3. Author Unknown:

    What made the deepest impression upon you? inquired a friend one day of Lincoln, when you stood in the presence of the Falls of Niagara, the greatest of natural wonders? ---- The thing that stuck me most forcibly when I saw the Falls, Lincoln responded with the characteristic deliberation, was where in the world did all that water come from?

  4. Charles de Gaulle:

    Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone.

  5. Charles De Gaulle:

    Deliberation is the function of many, action is the function of one.

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  • تداولArabic
  • обмисляне, разискване, преценяванеBulgarian
  • rådslagning, drøftelse, overvejelseDanish
  • AbwägungGerman
  • puinti, harkinta, pohdinta, pohdiskeluFinnish
  • mérlegelésHungarian
  • taumauriMāori
  • overveielseNorwegian
  • deliberareRomanian
  • рассмотре́ние, обду́мывание, размышле́ние, взве́шиваниеRussian
  • överläggningSwedish
  • கவனமாகக் கருத்தில்Tamil
  • చర్చTelugu

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