Definition of Wary

1. Adjective. Marked by keen caution and watchful prudence. "Taught to be wary of strangers"

Attributes: Chariness, Wariness
Similar to: On Guard, On One's Guard, On Your Guard, Upon One's Guard, Shy
Antonyms: Unwary
Derivative terms: Wariness



2. Adjective. Openly distrustful and unwilling to confide.
Exact synonyms: Leery, Mistrustful, Suspicious, Untrusting
Similar to: Distrustful
Derivative terms: Leer, Suspicion, Suspiciousness, Wariness

Definition of Wary

1. a. Cautious of danger; carefully watching and guarding against deception, artifices, and dangers; timorously or suspiciously prudent; circumspect; scrupulous; careful.

2. a. Cautious of danger; carefully watching and guarding against deception, artifices, and dangers; timorously or suspiciously prudent; circumspect; scrupulous; careful.

Definition of Wary

1. Adjective. Cautious of danger; carefully watching and guarding against deception, artifices, and dangers; timorously or suspiciously prudent; circumspect; scrupulous; careful. ¹

2. Adjective. Characterized by caution; guarded; careful. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Wary

1. watchful [adj WARIER, WARIEST] - See also: watchful

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Wary

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wartworts
warty
warty horn
warung
warungs
warwalking
warwickite
warwickites
warwolf
warwolves
warwood
warwork
warworks
warworn
wary (current term)
waryson
warzone
warzones
was
was't
wasabi
wasabis
wasband
wasbians
wase
wases
wash
wash-and-wear

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