wary
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈwɛəɹ.i/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈwɛəɹi/
Adjective

wary (comparative warier, superlative wariest)

  1. Cautious of danger; carefully watching and guarding against deception, trickery, and dangers; suspiciously prudent
    Synonyms: circumspect, scrupulous, careful
    He is wary of dogs.
  2. Characterized by caution; guarded; careful; on one's guard
  3. thrifty, provident
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