adjective (warier, wariest)
Feeling or showing caution about possible dangers or problems: dogs that have been mistreated often remain very wary of strangers a wary look
More example sentences
- We should be wary of dangers to our liberty and privacy with the excuse of security.
- Shrewd and wary was Leofric, careful and measured in all things, nothing beyond him.
- She had learned too early in life to be wary and watchful, to worry and to expect the worst.