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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The trait of being prudent; Knowing how to avoid embarrassment or distress.

Usage examples (34)
  • Noun : He approached with circumspection
  • It's the man's lesson in circumspection that did it.
  • That may be, but a bit of circumspection is in order, too.
  • Second baseman Fernando Vina said circumspection is inevitable. for more
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