adj (warier, wariest)
- [manner/attitude] cauteloso, precavido to keep a wary eye on sth/sb vigilar algo/a algn de cerca to be wary
ofsb/sth no fiarse* dealgn/algo, recelar dealgn/algo I would be wary of him/his motives yo no me fiaría de él/de sus motivos the government is wary of military involvement el gobierno se resiste a dar intervención a las fuerzas armadas to be wary of strangers recelar or no fiarse* de los desconocidosMore 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.
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