chary definition

  • adjective:
    • really careful; wary: ended up being chary regarding the dangers involved.
    • Not providing or expending easily; sparing: had been chary of compliments.
    • Sad; sorrowful; grievous.
    • Disposed to cherish carefully; cautious.
    • careful; wary; shy.
    • Sparing; maybe not magnificent; perhaps not disposed to provide freely; frugal; ungenerous.
    • Careful; wary; careful; maybe not rash, or careless.
    • preserving; frugal; sparing; maybe not spendthrift; -- often used in combination with of.
    • Fastidious; picky; choosy.
    • described as great caution and wariness
    • Very cautious; wary: was chary of risks included.
    • Not providing or expending freely; sparing: had been chary of compliments.
    • Sad; sorrowful; grievous.
    • Disposed to cherish properly; cautious.
    • Cautious; wary; shy.
    • Sparing; maybe not luxurious; perhaps not disposed to offer easily; economical; ungenerous.
    • Careful; wary; cautious; perhaps not rash, or reckless.
    • Saving; economical; sparing; perhaps not spendthrift; -- usually combined with of.
    • Fastidious; picky; picky.
    • characterized by great care and wariness
  • others:
    • Careful; disposed to cherish carefully; cautious: usually with of.
    • Sparing; maybe not lavish; perhaps not disposed to provide freely; frugal: absolute or with of: as, chary of compliments; chary of favors.
    • Charily; very carefully.
    • Careful; disposed to cherish with care; cautious: usually with of.
    • Sparing; perhaps not magnificent; perhaps not disposed to provide freely; frugal: absolute or with of: as, chary of compliments; chary of favors.
    • Charily; very carefully.

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