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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The trait of being cautious and watchful.

Usage examples (13)
  • The little old gray house of the Vlasovs attracted the attention of the village more and more; and although there was much suspicious chariness and unconscious hostility...
  • His chariness of speech often saved him much breath.
  • She had tried to make him divine all this in the chariness of her promise to write.
  • I said, with a tone and manner whose consummate chariness and frostiness I could not but applaud. for more
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