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Cautious (IPA: /ˈkɔʃəs/)

Cautious (a.)

Attentive to examine probable effects and consequences of acts with a view to avoid danger or misfortune; prudent; circumspect; wary; watchful; as, a cautious general.

Cautious Synonyms

Gingerly, Cagy, Restrained, Unadventurous, Fabian, Chary, Guarded, Cagey, Careful, Overcautious, Dilatory

Cautious Synonyms


Cautious Synonyms

Moderate, Conservative

Cautious Synonyms


Cautious Rhymes

Cautious, Nauseous

Spanish Translation

Cautious in Spanish is Cauteloso

Tagalog Translation

Cautious in Tagalog is Alalay

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A conscientious man would be cautious how he dealt in blood." - Blood

Example Sentence (Quote)

" How prone to doubt, how cautious are the wise!" - Wisdom

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Persons in trade had better be very cautious how they add a fictitious name to their firm, for the purpose of gaining credit." - Edward Law, 1st Baron Ellenborough

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The cautious seldom err." - Mistakes

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The Republican Party is not perfect; it is cautious even to the point of timidity; but it is the best friend we have." - Republican Party (United States)

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