What does "Cautious" mean?
(a.) Attentive to examine probable effects and consequences of acts with a view to avoid danger or misfortune; prudent; circumspect; wary; watchful; as, a cautious general
conservative, moderate, timid, dilatory, careful, chary, cagey, gingerly, restrained, guarded, fabian, cagy, unadventurous, overcautious
Example: "A cautious answer" Example: "Reserved and cautious"
cautiously, cautiousness, incautious