Englischer Thesaurus

Synonyme von cautious

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

Zusätzliche Synonyme

in the sense of alert
Definition
watchful and attentive
He had been spotted by an alert neighbour.
Synonyme
on the lookout,
on guard,
wide-awake,
on your toes,
on the watch,
keeping a weather eye on,
in the sense of cagey
Definition
reluctant to go into details
He is cagey about what he was paid for his business.
in the sense of chary
Definition
wary or careful
Some people are rather chary of being associated with him.

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