Synonyme von cautious
showing or having cautionMr King clearly has a cautious approach to change.
One has to be extremely careful when dealing with these people.
The boy gave him a guarded reply.
He had been spotted by an alert neighbour.
Keep a wary eye on children when they are playing near water.
He followed at a discreet distance.
He is taking a prudent and cautious approach.
Police warned the public to be vigilant and report anything suspicious.
Children swam at the pool, under the watchful eye of the lifeguards.
The President authorizes the judicious use of military force.
You should have been more circumspect in your dealings with him.
He is cagey about what he was paid for his business.
on your toes,
Some people are rather chary of being associated with him.
keeping a weather eye on,
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in the sense of alert
watchful and attentiveHe had been spotted by an alert neighbour.
in the sense of cagey
reluctant to go into detailsHe is cagey about what he was paid for his business.
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