English adjective: wary
|1.||wary marked by keen caution and watchful prudence|
|Samples||They were wary in their movements.|
A wary glance at the black clouds.
Taught to be wary of strangers.
|Similar||on guard, on one's guard, on your guard, shy, upon one's guard|
|2.||wary openly distrustful and unwilling to confide|
|Synonyms||leery, mistrustful, suspicious, untrusting|