Spanish translation of wary
Word forms: comparative warier, superlative wariest
⇒ she seems very wary
parece estar muy recelosabanks are becoming increasingly wary
los bancos están volviéndose cada vez más precavidosto keep a wary eye on sth/sb
⇒ I kept a wary eye on the gathering stormclouds
observaba con cierta preocupación los nubarrones que se acercaban
⇒ the president had to keep a wary eye on the radical faction of his party
el presidente tenía que vigilar de cerca al sector más radical de su partidohe gave her a wary look
la miró con recelothe question made her wary
la pregunta la puso en guardiato be wary of sth/sb
desconfiar de algo/algn,
no fiarse de algo/algn
⇒ to be wary of strangers
desconfiar or no fiarse de los desconocidos
⇒ they were very wary of his violent temper
se mostraban muy cautelosos debido a su temperamento violento
Example Sentences Including 'wary'
He leaned his long, lithe body diffidently against the frame of the door, his expression wary.The Sound of Murder
Miss Bertram was much too wary to give her the task of refilling them.Challenge for the Chalet School
She was of a generation whom war had made wary of waste: surely no one would imagine her doing such an extravagant thing.The Image of Laura
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Translation of wary from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary
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