What does the word deliberate mean?

Usage examples for deliberate

  1. Babiole thought it out as we crossed the hall, and then spoke gravely- 'But the monkey was wrong, for the doctor never meant to hurt you, ' she said, in her deliberate way. – A Witch of the Hills, v. 1-2 by Florence Warden
  2. It was the painter's deliberate opinion, and he impressed it upon Jan, as they sat together in Master Chuter's parlor. – Jan of the Windmill by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  3. We are engaged, I was your deliberate choice, and after that, so far as you are concerned, the matter was ended. – The Golden Web by Anthony Partridge