warily


warily
(Roget's IV) modif.
Syn. cautiously, suspiciously, vigilantly; see carefully 2 .

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  • Warily — Wa ri*ly, adv. In a wary manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • warily — [wer′ə lē] adv. in a wary manner; cautiously …   English World dictionary

  • warily — adverb a) in a wary manner That her little Tarzan could destroy a great bull gorilla she knew to be improbable, and so, as she neared the spot from which the sounds of the struggle had come, she moved more warily and at last slowly and with… …   Wiktionary

  • warily — adv. Warily is used with these verbs: ↑approach, ↑ask, ↑eye, ↑regard, ↑tread, ↑watch …   Collocations dictionary

  • warily — wary ► ADJECTIVE (warier, wariest) (often wary of) ▪ cautious about possible dangers or problems. DERIVATIVES warily adverb wariness noun. ORIGIN Old English …   English terms dictionary

  • warily — adverb in a wary manner (Freq. 2) the sailor watched the sky warily • Ant: ↑unwarily • Derived from adjective: ↑wary …   Useful english dictionary

  • warily — adverb see wary …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • warily — /wair euh lee/, adv. in a wary manner. [1545 55; WARY + LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • warily — adv. cautiously, vigilantly, suspiciously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • warily — ad. Cautiously, carefully, heedfully, circumspectly, watchfully, vigilantly, charily …   New dictionary of synonyms