English adjective: careful
|1.||careful exercising caution or showing care or attention|
|Samples||They were careful when crossing the busy street.|
Be careful to keep her shoes clean.
Did very careful research.
Careful art restorers.
Careful of the rights of others.
Careful about one's behavior.
|Similar||blow-by-blow, certain, close, conscientious, detailed, elaborate, elaborated, minute, narrow, overcareful, painstaking, particular, protective, scrupulous, studious, sure, thorough, too-careful|
|See also||cautious, diligent, prudent|
|2.||careful cautiously attentive|
|Samples||Careful of her feelings.|
Heedful of his father's advice.
|Antonyms||unmindful, forgetful, mindless|
|3.||careful unhurried and with care and dignity|
|Samples||Walking at the same measured pace.|
With all deliberate speed.
|4.||careful full of cares or anxiety|
|Samples||Thou art careful and troubled about many things.|
|Domain usage||archaicism, archaism|
|5.||careful mindful of the future in spending money|
|Samples||Careful with money.|