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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cautiously, carefullyadverb

    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, guardedlyadverb

    in a conservative manner

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


  1. cautiouslyadverb

    In a cautious manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cautiouslyadverb

    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. Joseph Hummer:

    They should be used cautiously, as a last resort ... because it's so drastic, it takes so much money out of the pockets of people in Chicago.

  2. Alok Sharma:

    The overall view from SAGE - the scientific advisory group on emergencies which advises the government - their overall view is that we must do this cautiously and that is precisely what we are doing.

  3. David Kelly:

    The market's behaving like a two-year-old, the Federal Reserve is doing The Federal Reserve job -- and The Federal Reserve's doing The Federal Reserve patiently and cautiously.

  4. Jason Pye:

    Republicans have to approach working with Democrats very cautiously because they’ve made it very clear what they plan to pursue will be difficult for Republicans to deal with.

  5. Dennis Kelly:

    Today, we are cautiously optimistic.

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    based on or subject to individual discretion or preference or sometimes impulse or caprice
    • A. arbitrary
    • B. epidemic
    • C. tacky
    • D. ultimo

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