Translation of wary in Spanish:
adjective warier, wariest
- to keep a wary eye on something/somebodyto be waryvigilar algo/a alguien de cerca
ofsomebody/somethingI would be wary of him/his motivesno fiarse dealguien/algorecelar dealguien/algothe government is wary of military involvementyo no me fiaría de él/de sus motivosto be wary of strangersel gobierno se resiste a dar intervención a las fuerzas armadasrecelar or no fiarse de los desconocidosExample 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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