Betekenis van:

Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
  • zorgvuldig
  • showing careful forethought
"reserved and cautious; never making swift decisions"
"a cautious driver"
Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
    • avoiding excess


    Zelfstandig naamwoord
      • people who are fearful and cautious




      1. We must be cautious.
      2. You must be cautious.
      3. He was cautious about overeating.
      4. She is cautious of giving offense to others.
      5. He is too cautious to try anything new.
      6. Tom thinks that Mary is being unnecessarily cautious.
      7. Of such puzzling words as nauseous, Rhyming well with cautious, tortious.
      8. Since his arrival in town, all the women have remained cautious about him.
      9. As far as Bob is concerned, anything goes. By contrast, Jane is very cautious.
      10. The French authorities’ approach is therefore cautious.
      11. A less cautious, i.e. higher, estimate for this investment would give a lower aid intensity.
      12. Warnings and information in respect of a cautious use of the product
      13. As a result, Alitalia's suppliers have adopted an extremely ‘cautious’ attitude towards it.
      14. The Commission can therefore make do with a cautious estimate for its purposes.
      15. The expectations regarding the development of the credit risks are cautious.