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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. conservatively, cautiously, guardedly(adverb)

    in a conservative manner

    "we estimated the number of demonstrators conservatively at 200,000."


  1. cautiously(Adverb)

    In a cautious manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cautiously(adverb)

    in a cautious manner

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cautiously in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cautiously in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of cautiously in a Sentence

  1. Fed Chair Janet Yellen:

    Proceeding cautiously in raising the federal funds rate will allow us to keep the monetary support to economic growth in place while we assess whether growth is returning to a moderate pace, whether the labor market will strengthen further, and whether inflation will continue to make progress.

  2. Timothy Heath:

    ASEAN countries should benefit in particular from the stronger Timothy Heath military presence in Southeast Asia, as South China Sea is likely to respond in part by operating more cautiously in the South China Sea.

  3. Jim Mattis:

    We're all cautiously optimistic that we may be on the right path for the denuclearization of the North Korea peninsula.

  4. Daimler Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche:

    We have very strong momentum. We are cautiously optimistic that momentum that we have built in the past years will continue.

  5. Liow Tiong Lai:

    By the end of May, if we still can't find the plane, then we will have to go back to the drawing board, we rely on the expert group ... to come up with the plan. I am cautiously optimistic it should be in this area.

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