Carried out as a precaution; preventive: she was taken to hospital as a precautionary measure
More example sentences
- We are therefore distributing a list of common-sense precautionary safety measures.
- We must always take the correct precautionary measures to assure the safety of our children.
- On another occasion, I was much more inclined to resist a precautionary procedure.
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