The deliberations of statesmen.
The deliberations of a jury.
When a jury is asked to take a few days and carefully consider all of the evidence they have heard and the jury then goes away to the jury room and carefully thinks and considers the issues, this is an example of deliberation.
When you very carefully put an expensive painting back down on the shelf of an art gallery, this is an example of a time when you act with deliberation.
The girl stacked the blocks with deliberation.
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Origin of deliberation
- From Old French deliberation, from Latin deliberatio