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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - With great caution.

Usage examples (37)
  • Adjective, : He was chary of investing in oil wells. ,She is excessively chary about her friends. ,chary of his praise
  • Thus scrolls were quite valuable and charily guarded.
  • I walked charily around the house for several days, trying not to wince.
  • Our fast train stops at the mouth of a tunnel, then crawls ahead charily, for the French, before retreating, dynamited the tunnel. for more
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