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prudent
used in In Cold Blood

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Definition
sensible and careful
  • He'd often theorized, on the basis of the gold wristwatch found tucked in the toe of a shoe in her closet, that Nancy had awakened, heard persons in the house, thought they might be thieves, and prudently hidden the watch, her most valuable property.
    3 — Answer (87% in)
prudently = with good sense and caution
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