Definition of 'circumspect'
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It would be wiser to be a bit more circumspect. The Sun (2015)This circumspect approach has served the company well in the past. 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)Let us remain circumspect about that. Times, Sunday Times (2011)If you're keeping it under your stairwell buyers might be a bit more circumspect. 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)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)Thankfully, Champion is less circumspect. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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