deliberative[di lib′ər āt′iv, -ər ə tiv]
- of or for deliberating: a deliberative assembly
- characterized by or resulting from deliberation
Origin of deliberativeClassical Latin deliberativus
- Assembled or organized for deliberation or debate: a deliberative legislature.
- Characterized by or for use in deliberation or debate.
(comparative more deliberative, superlative most deliberative)
From Middle French délibératif, from Latin deliberativus