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cautious

cau·tious

cautious

 
pronunciation:
kaw shihs
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part of speech: adjective
definition: displaying or inclined to show caution; wary; careful.
a cautious remarka cautious person
synonyms:
careful, chary, circumspect, guarded, wary
antonyms:
adventuresome, adventurous, daredevil, daring, foolhardy, heedless, impetuous, impulsive, incautious, rash, reckless
similar words:
cagey, discreet, gingerly, on guard, politic, prudent, safe, shy, vigilant, watchful
derivations: cautiously (adv.), cautiousness (n.)
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