Part of speech:
Having information; informed
Thorough and painstaking in action or execution; conscientious:
The definition of cautious is being aware, being careful or being alert to danger.
Kept from escape or trouble; held in check; supervised
Careful or wise in handling practical matters; exercising good judgment or common sense:
Watchful and ready, as in facing danger
Paying close attention; alert or observant:
Careful not to get caught or fooled
(Scot.) Careful in action; gentle; easy; quiet
Arising from or marked by careful consideration:
Paying careful attention; keenly watchful
Free from danger or injury; undamaged or unhurt:
Wary is defined as watchful or cautious.
(Archaic) Not sleeping; awake.
Not discreet; lacking prudence, as in speech or action
Not paying attention
(Obs.) Bringing quick results
Showing a lack of consideration:
Clear and distinct to the eye; conspicuous:
Not restrained by a sense of shame or propriety; rudely bold; brazen
Looking ahead to, or making provision for, the future; thrifty; prudent
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