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wary
used in Carrie

3 uses
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Definition
nervous about (or distrustful of) someone or something
  • She had grown a little wary of the terrific strain using the power seemed to put on her heart and lungs and internal thermostat.
  • This was a facet of her life that she had become exceedingly wary of....
  • Jackie backed out of the door warily.

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