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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Excessively or unduly cautious.

Usage examples (19)
  • Even then, this is an overcareful precaution rather than a necessity.
  • Because they successfully invite revision after revision by overcareful supervisors and clients.
  • Michael of the crossing was so overcareful sometimes that it became trying.
  • "You are a cunning one, captain, but I really think you are overcareful sometimes." for more
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