As adjectives the difference between deliberate and thoughtless
is that deliberate
is done on purpose; intentional while thoughtless
is marked by or showing lack of due thought or care; careless.
As a verb deliberate
is to consider carefully.
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.
Marked by or showing lack of due thought or care; careless.
Lacking thought or consideration.
- A thoughtless remark.
- The debate turned into thoughtless bickering.