As an adverb inadvertently
is unintentionally, because of an oversight.
As an adjective deliberate is
done on purpose; intentional.
As a verb deliberate is
to consider carefully.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
unintentionally, because of an oversight
* 2013 , Chris Bevan, "
Borussia Dortmund 0-1 Arsenal", BBC Sport , 6 November 2013:
- Neven Subotic hooked a volley wide after Ramsey inadvertently headed a Reus free-kick back into the danger zone, and Blaszczykowski was also off target when he met Kevin Grosskreutz's cross.
Done on purpose; intentional.
Of a person, weighing facts and arguments with a view to a choice or decision; carefully considering the probable consequences of a step; circumspect; slow in determining.
- Tripping me was deliberate action.
Formed with deliberation; well-advised; carefully considered; not sudden or rash.
- The jury took eight hours to come to its deliberate verdict.
- a deliberate''' opinion; a '''deliberate measure or result
Not hasty or sudden; slow.
* W. Wirt
- settled visage and deliberate word
- His enunciation was so deliberate .
* (intentional) unwitting
To consider carefully.
- It is now time for the jury to deliberate the guilt of the defendant.