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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Exercising caution or showing attention; With dignity; Mindful of the future in spending money; Cautiously attentive; Full of anxiety.

Usage examples (29)
  • A garden is a grand teacher. It teaches patience and careful watchfulness; it teaches industry and thrift; above all it teaches entire trust.
  • They were careful when crossing the busy street
  • Thou art careful and troubled about many things
  • careful of her feelings for more
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