Usage examples for deliberately

  1. It appeared to have escaped from a deliberately set trap. – Operation Terror by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  2. I could not make him see that she had not put him out of her life deliberately. – Edgar Saltus: The Man by Marie Saltus
  3. Even in her haste she paused deliberately at the door of this room, double- locked it, and dropped the key into her pocket. – Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  4. Had she been deliberately playing with him after all? – The Vision of Desire by Margaret Pedler
  5. " I guess your husband made her what she was," said Smith deliberately. – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon
  6. She deliberately took a chair and seated herself in the presence of the mistress of the house. – The New Magdalen by Wilkie Collins
  7. Or had Nelson deliberately changed his attitude toward her? – Janice Day by Helen Beecher Long
  8. He deliberately picked up his hat and walked to the door, where he stopped and turned. – The Man from Jericho by Edwin Carlile Litsey
  9. " Don't you know that you deliberately let Grant out immediately after the visit of Major James and slipped him the pistol with which he fired the shot? – The Law of Hemlock Mountain by Hugh Lundsford
  10. " I would as soon," he said deliberately, " cut off my right hand." – Father Stafford by Anthony Hope
  11. Anyway, you lied- and when people deliberately lie in such serious cases as these, it may safely be imagined that they have some object to serve in doing so. – The Crooked House by Brandon Fleming
  12. There's no greater mistake than to believe that any work can be done the better for deliberately closing the shutters on all other claims. – An Unknown Lover by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  13. Then they are deliberately lying to deceive the people? – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  14. Do you deliberately state that I informed upon you, or caused you to be informed upon? – Dave Darrin's First Year at Annapolis by H. Irving Hancock
  15. You deliberately set yourself in opposition to that command. – War Brides: A Play in One Act by Marion Craig Wentworth
  16. At last he spoke again, slowly, deliberately, and without emotion. – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  17. I didn't deliberately set to work to make love to you. – Beggars on Horseback by F. Tennyson Jesse
  18. I was only thinking, said Piers deliberately, that hanging in my opinion is much the easier sentence of the two. – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  19. For Anna deliberately to meet Herbert Dare or any other " Herbert" in secret, she would have deemed a simple impossibility. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  20. " Well," he concluded deliberately, " I suppose I've had my answer tonight." – The Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton