Definition of 'circumspect'
Example sentences containing 'circumspect'
The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He seems somewhat circumspect in claiming credit for the triumphs and accepting blame for disasters that unfolded on his watch.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He'll have to be a bit more circumspect with the things he says.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Despite a growth in the number of academics willing to credit games with all these various benefits, there are those who remain circumspect.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He has been chastened by the experience and become slightly more circumspect, but he is equally determined to bounce back and not be cowed.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
This relationship is also honest, but you keep it a bit more circumspect because you know this person is going to follow in your footsteps.Christianity Today (2000) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Definition of circumspect from the Collins English Dictionary