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circumspect - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'circumspect' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Circumspect [ a.]
- Attentive to all the circumstances of a case or the probable consequences of an action; cautious; prudent; wary.

Meaning of 'circumspect' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . circumspect [ s]
Meaning (1):
- heedful of potential consequences
Example in sentence:
  • a discreet investor;
  • circumspect actions;
  • physicians are now more circumspect about recommending its use