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CIRCUMSPECTLY

 Dictionary entry overview: What does circumspectly mean? 

CIRCUMSPECTLY (adverb)
  The adverb CIRCUMSPECTLY has 1 sense:

1. in a cagey manner

  Familiarity information: CIRCUMSPECTLY used as an adverb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CIRCUMSPECTLY (adverb)


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Meaning:

In a cagey manner

Synonyms:

cagily; circumspectly

Context example:

'I don't know yet,' he answered cagily

Pertainym:

circumspect (heedful of potential consequences)


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