What does carefully mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. carefully(adverb)

    taking care or paying attention

    "they watched carefully"

  2. cautiously, carefully(adverb)

    as if with kid gloves; with caution or prudence or tact

    "she ventured cautiously downstairs"; "they handled the incident with kid gloves"

Wiktionary

  1. carefully(Adverb)

    In a careful manner.

    Etymology: From carfulli, carefulliche, from carfullice, equivalent to .

  2. carefully(Adverb)

    With attention to the result.

    He carefully avoided the subject all evening.

    Etymology: From carfulli, carefulliche, from carfullice, equivalent to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Carefully(adverb)

    in a careful manner

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'carefully' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1437

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'carefully' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2021

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'carefully' in Adverbs Frequency: #132

How to pronounce carefully?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say carefully in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of carefully in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of carefully in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of carefully in a Sentence

  1. Yassir Arafat:

    Choose your friends carefully. Your enemies will choose you.

  2. Dan Ivascyn:

    We are carefully adding some positions in areas that are higher-quality credits and have underperformed such as triple-A CMBS and banks and brokers such as JPMorgan and Wells Fargo, those are examples of higher-quality names.

  3. Council of Europe:

    The constitutional amendments, and especially their practical implementation, will be assessed in light of Turkey's obligations as a European Union candidate country. in view of the close result the Turkish leadership should consider the next steps carefully.

  4. Japan Deputy Governor Masayoshi Amamiya:

    We're looking very carefully at developments, including how much the impact could spread.

  5. Mao Zedong:

    Revolution is not a dinner party, not an essay, nor a painting, nor a piece of embroidery it cannot be advanced softly, gradually, carefully, considerately, respectfully, politely, plainly and modestly.

Images & Illustrations of carefully

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