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English definition of “cagey”

cagey

adjective     /ˈkeɪ.dʒi/ (cagier, cagiest) informal
unwilling to give information: He was very cagey about what happened at the meeting.Unwilling and reluctantReady and willingLacking interest and enthusiasmSecrecy and privacy cagily     /-dʒɪ.li/ adverb Unwilling and reluctantReady and willingLacking interest and enthusiasmSecrecy and privacy caginess     /-nəs/ noun [U] Unwilling and reluctantReady and willingLacking interest and enthusiasmSecrecy and privacy
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