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  • adj. careful, wary

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Careful; wary.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Prudent; careful; considerate.

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Examples

  • Not content with a glossary, the author has woven these relics into a collection of turngiddy tales (in which Teneris the Knight is prominently featured), snirtling telephone conversations with a Miss Fleak [` an insignificant person '], hoful synonym studies, and iqueme poems that cannot fail to confound and amuse.

    VERBATIM: The Language Quarterly Vol IV No 3

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