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wary
used in Of Human Bondage

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Definition
nervous about (or distrustful of) someone or something
  • He had to walk warily.
    111-112 — Chapters 111-112 (4% in)
  • It was a Byzantine cistern, which the popular fancy had endowed with fantastic vastness; and the legend which he read told that a boat was always moored at the entrance to tempt the unwary, but no traveller venturing into the darkness had ever been seen again.
    9-10 — Chapters 9-10 (46% in)

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