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  • adjective superlative form of wary: most wary.

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Examples

  • At high tide and with a swift current, even the wariest boatman can have his craft smashed asunder in the mill race that forms between the bridge supports.

    Secret History of Elizabeth Tudor, Vampire Slayer

  • At high tide and with a swift current, even the wariest boatman can have his craft smashed asunder in the mill race that forms between the bridge supports.

    Secret History of Elizabeth Tudor, Vampire Slayer

  • THE SITUATION: These are the wariest birds you'll hunt all year.

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  • To catch the biggest, wariest crappies, though, sometimes you need to do less.

    25 Killer Spring Tips for Bass, Trout, Crappie, Walleys, and Pike

  • For where a man cannot choose, or vary in particulars, there it is good to take the safest, and wariest way, in general; like the going softly, by one that cannot well see.

    The Essays

  • Only one chance of victory is left to me; the cunning and patience with which bird-catchers at last entrap the wariest birds, the swiftest, the most capricious, and the rarest.

    Honorine

  • Perhaps the most secretive, and certainly the wariest of our wildlife, is the cougar, or mountain lion.

    Rural Heartbeats

  • There was no deceiving this man, who seemed to possess a power of detecting the secrets of the wariest heart.

    The Magic Skin

  • Only one chance of victory is left to me; the cunning and patience with which bird-catchers at last entrap the wariest birds, the swiftest, the most capricious, and the rarest.

    Honorine

  • A pitiless disputant, who knows nothing, but the bounds of whose conquering intelligence no man had ever reached; whose temper was imperturbable; whose dreadful logic was always leisurely and sportive; so careless and ignorant as to disarm the wariest and draw them, in the pleasantest manner, into horrible doubts and confusion.

    Representative Men

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