Definición de gingerly en inglés:

gingerly

Saltos de línea: gin|ger¦ly
Pronunciación: /ˈdʒɪndʒəli
 
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  • Showing great care or caution: a gingerly pace

Derivativos

gingerliness

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Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • After some cautious prodding I put some weight on it, checked that the muscles worked both ways and limped downstairs, exploring the outer limits of gingerliness.
  • But nonetheless you couldn't escape the general gingerliness of the show, the forced politeness of the proceedings.
  • For the past 10 years he has lived with his family in New York, and a reader senses in his rather elaborate approach a gingerliness about going back.

Origen

early 16th century (in the sense 'daintily, mincingly'): perhaps from Old French gensor 'delicate', comparative of gent 'graceful', from Latin genitus '(well-) born'.

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