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chary

adjective uk   /ˈtʃeə.ri/  us   /ˈtʃer.i/
uncertain and frightened to take risks, or unwilling to take action: I'm a bit chary of using a travel agency that doesn't have official registration.
Translations of “chary”
in Vietnamese thận trọng…
in Spanish cauteloso, cauto…
in Thai ระมัดระวัง…
in Malaysian berhati-hati…
in French prudent…
in German vorsichtig…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小心的,謹慎的, 不願採取行動的…
in Indonesian hati-hati…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小心的,谨慎的, 不愿采取行动的…
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