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gingerly

adverb uk   /ˈdʒɪn.dʒə.li/  us   /-dʒɚ-/
in a way that is careful or cautious: Holding her painful back, she sat down gingerly on the bench.
Translations of “gingerly”
in Vietnamese thận trọng…
in Spanish cautelosamente, cuidadosamente…
in Thai ระมัดระวัง…
in Malaysian hati-hati…
in French délicatement…
in German sachte…
in Chinese (Traditional) 謹慎地, 小心翼翼地, 輕手輕腳地…
in Indonesian hati-hati…
in Russian осторожно, робко…
in Turkish dikkatle, ehemmiyetle, ihtiyatla…
in Chinese (Simplified) 谨慎地, 小心翼翼地, 轻手轻脚地…
in Polish ostrożnie…
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