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deliberation

de·lib·er·a·tion

deliberation

 
pronunciation:
d lI b reI shn
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of deliberating.
antonyms:
fortuity
similar words:
counsel, negotiation
definition 2: (often pl.) careful consideration of an issue, as through formal discussion.
similar words:
canvass, counsel, debate, negotiation
definition 3: carefulness or leisureliness in thought or action.
antonyms:
haste
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