[ UK /kˈɔːʃəsli/ ]
[ US /ˈkɔʃəsɫi/ ]
  1. as if with kid gloves; with caution or prudence or tact
    she ventured cautiously downstairs
    they handled the incident with kid gloves
  2. in a conservative manner
    we estimated the number of demonstrators conservatively at 200,000.
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How To Use cautiously In A Sentence

  • It was his custom to approach every problem cautiously.
  • In the testing field, Guo Jingjing did not have in athletic field fierceness, opens cautiously.
  • Valerie cautiously approached the door, reaching for the handle and turning the knob.
  • Brisk walking cautiously planning small step "If you want to be too big, start smaller, faster expansion" is a global information system engineering building consensus.
  • A group of men and women advanced cautiously into the clearing, covering the wounded with their slings, blowpipes, and bows.
  • Pulling a robe over her nightdress, she cautiously left the room.
  • The clouds have no notion of being caricatured, and the trees keep cautiously away from the brink of such streams -- save, perchance, now and then, here and there, a weak well-meaning willow -- a thing of shreds and patches -- its leafless wands covered with bits of old worsted stockings, crowns of hats, a bauchle Recreations of Christopher North, Volume 2
  • She advanced on herself cautiously but with dignity, turning round before her turning image.
  • The cautiously pretty title track is the year's most penetrating earworm. Times, Sunday Times
  • She peeked cautiously this way and that—there was no sign of the usual chaos caused by the goat's antics.
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