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CAUTIOUSLY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does cautiously mean? 

CAUTIOUSLY (adverb)
  The adverb CAUTIOUSLY has 2 senses:

1. with caution or prudence or tact
2. in a conservative manner

  Familiarity information: CAUTIOUSLY used as an adverb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CAUTIOUSLY (adverb)


Sense 1cautiously [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

With caution or prudence or tact

Synonyms:

cautiously; with kid gloves; carefully

Context examples:

she ventured cautiously downstairs / they handled the incident with kid gloves

Antonym:

incautiously (without caution or prudence)

Pertainym:

cautious (showing careful forethought)


Sense 2cautiously [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

In a conservative manner

Synonyms:

conservatively; guardedly; cautiously

Context example:

we estimated the number of demonstrators conservatively at 200,000.


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