Meaning of “cagey” in the English Dictionary

"cagey" in British English

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cageyadjective

uk /ˈkeɪ.dʒi/ us /ˈkeɪ.dʒi/ cagier, cagiest informal
cagily
adverb uk /ˈkeɪ.dʒəl.i/ us /ˈkeɪ.dʒəl.i/
caginess
noun [ U ] uk /ˈkeɪ.dʒi.nəs/ us /ˈkeɪ.dʒi.nəs/

(Definition of “cagey” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cagey" in American English

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cageyadjective

us /ˈkeɪ·dʒi/ comparative cagier, superlative cagiest

not wanting to say plainly what you think or intend to do:

He was pretty cagey about his money.

(Definition of “cagey” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)