Part of speech:
Wary is defined as watchful or cautious.
Circumspect is defined as cautious and unwilling to take risks.
Looking ahead to, or making provision for, the future; thrifty; prudent
Thorough and painstaking in action or execution; conscientious:
The definition of conservative is favoring older, known traditions and resisting any changes.
people who are fearful and cautious
Not cautious; rash.
People who exhibit bravery or courage considered as a group:
Impossible to convince:
(Scot.) Careful in action; gentle; easy; quiet
On one's guard; wary; suspicious
Opposed to radical or extreme views or measures, especially in politics or religion.
Characterized by or resulting from care or wisdom in practical matters or in planning for the future:
Free from danger or injury; undamaged or unhurt:
Exactly and carefully conducted.
On the alert, as for danger or error; watchful.
Showing a lack of consideration:
Marked by or paying little heed; unmindful or thoughtless.
Mentally responsive and perceptive; quick.
Kept from escape or trouble; held in check; supervised
Unwise or indiscreet; not prudent.
Marked by or showing lack of due forethought or care; careless:
Done or made rapidly due to pressing circumstances:
Resulting from or acting with ill-considered haste or boldness.
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