deliberative Meaning, Definition & Usage
adjective satellite involved in or characterized by deliberation and discussion and examination
- a deliberative body
Pertaining to deliberation; proceeding or acting by deliberation, or by discussion and examination; deliberating; as, a. deliberativebody
A consummate work of deliberative wisdom. Bancroft.
The court of jurisdiction is to be distinguished from the deliberative body, the advisers of the crown. Hallam.
A discourse in which a question is discussed, or weighed and examined.Bacon.
A kind of rhetoric employed in proving a thing and convincing others of its truth, in order to persuade them to adopt it.