very cautious

very cautious
very careful

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • cautious — 01. Scientists have to be very [cautious] in applying this new cloning technology. 02. Don t worry, he s a very [cautious] driver. 03. The sign said, Men at work on highway, proceed with [caution]. 04. Extreme [caution] should be taken when… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • cautious — [[t]kɔ͟ːʃəs[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ GRADED: oft ADJ about n/ ing Someone who is cautious acts very carefully in order to avoid possible danger. The scientists are cautious about using enzyme therapy on humans... He is a very cautious man. Syn: careful… …   English dictionary

  • cautious — adjective careful to avoid danger or risks: a cautious driver | cautious about doing sth: I ve always been very cautious about giving my address to strangers. | cautious optimism (=hopes for a good result while being careful not to expect too… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • very high degree of care — That degree of care that would be used by a very cautious, prudent, and competent person under like or similar circumstances. Wichita Valley Ry. Co. v. Williams, Tex.Civ.App., 3 S.W.2d 141, 142 …   Black's law dictionary

  • cautious — cautious, circumspect, wary, chary, calculating are comparable when meaning prudently attentive to the dangers one may encounter or the risks one may face, or revealing such attendveness. The same differences in implications and connotations are… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • cautious — cau‧tious [ˈkɔːʆəs ǁ ˈkɒː ] adjective if buyers or investors are cautious, they are unwilling to buy because they feel uncertain about the future: • Seoul investors turned cautious about the market s rapid rises last week, and share prices ended… …   Financial and business terms

  • cautious — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become, get, grow ▪ remain ▪ make sb ▪ Her experiences have made her cautious …   Collocations dictionary

  • very — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} adj. Very is used with these nouns: ↑antithesis, ↑brink, ↑centre, ↑core, ↑corner, ↑day, ↑edge, ↑end, ↑essence, ↑existence, ↑fundamentals, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • cautious — /ˈkɔʃəs / (say kawshuhs) adjective having or showing caution or prudence to avoid danger or evil; very careful. –cautiously, adverb –cautiousness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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