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Definition of deliberative:

  1. A discourse in which a question is discussed, or weighed and examined.
  2. A kind of rhetoric employed in proving a thing and convincing others of its truth, in order to persuade them to adopt it.
  3. Pertaining to deliberation; proceeding or acting by deliberation, or by discussion and examination; deliberating; as, a deliberative body.

Synonyms:

in a brown study, thinking, thoughtful, meditative, pensive, contemplative, thoughts, excogitative, speculative, reflective, ruminative, cogitative.

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