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 Dictionary entry overview: What does circumspect mean? 

CIRCUMSPECT (adjective)
  The adjective CIRCUMSPECT has 1 sense:

1. heedful of potential consequences

  Familiarity information: CIRCUMSPECT used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

CIRCUMSPECT (adjective)

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Heedful of potential consequences


circumspect; discreet

Context examples:

circumspect actions / physicians are now more circumspect about recommending its use / a discreet investor


prudent (careful and sensible; marked by sound judgment)

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