Part of speech:
Thorough and painstaking in action or execution; conscientious:
people who are fearful and cautious
Wary is defined as watchful or cautious.
People who exhibit bravery or courage considered as a group:
(Scot.) Careful in action; gentle; easy; quiet
Free from danger or injury; undamaged or unhurt:
Showing a lack of consideration:
Careful or wise in handling practical matters; exercising good judgment or common sense:
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.
Circumspect is defined as cautious and unwilling to take risks.
Looking ahead to, or making provision for, the future; thrifty; prudent
The definition of conservative is favoring older, known traditions and resisting any changes.
Impossible to convince:
On one's guard; wary; suspicious
Opposed to radical or extreme views or measures, especially in politics or religion.
Exactly and carefully conducted.
On the alert, as for danger or error; watchful.
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