Meaning of “circumspect” in the English Dictionary

"circumspect" in British English

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circumspectadjective

uk /ˈsɜː.kəm.spekt/ us /ˈsɝː.kəm.spekt/ formal
circumspection
noun [ U ] uk /ˌsɜː.kəmˈspek.ʃən/ us /ˌsɝː.kəmˈspek.ʃən/

This is a very sensitive case requiring extreme circumspection.
circumspectly
adverb uk /ˈsɜː.kəm.spekt.li/ us /ˈsɝː.kəm.spekt.li/

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