Definitions for circumspectly

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

cir•cum•spectˈsɜr kəmˌspɛkt(adj.)

  1. watchful and discreet; cautious; prudent:

    circumspect behavior.

Origin of circumspect:

1375–1425; late ME < L circumspectus, ptp. of circumspicere to look around =circum-circum - +-spicere, comb. form of specere to observe


Princeton's WordNet

  1. cagily, circumspectly(adverb)

    in a cagey manner

    "`I don't know yet,' he answered cagily"


  1. circumspectly(Adverb)

    In a circumspect manner. With consideration for all that is pertinent.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Circumspectly(adverb)

    in a circumspect manner; cautiously; warily


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