What does carefully mean?

Definitions for carefully
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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. Kenneth Merten:

    We are watching it very carefully, we are very concerned, we hope that dialogue between the candidates, the president and the president of the Senate and others can come to a solution.

  2. Charlie Sheen:

    I will not shun away from responsibilities and opportunities that drive me to helping others, i will pick my spots carefully and respectfully.

  3. State John Kerry:

    We’re going to test this very carefully based not on trust, based on specific steps, so far, it is showing a modicum of promise which, hopefully, we can complete.

  4. Fredrik Eriksson:

    The banquet is held in extremely high regard internationally and the quality of the food served must be absolutely world-class, the food must have clear Swedish influences and carefully selected produce with good sustainability. There must be creativity but with a classic tone.

  5. Chief Financial Officer Nicolas Peter:

    In light of the current situation, we will be delaying a number of projects, like the plant in Hungary. Other projects will be carefully reconsidered.

Images & Illustrations of carefully

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