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wary
used in Change of Heart by Picoult

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Definition
nervous about (or distrustful of) someone or something
  • I stared at him, wary.
  • A wary hope lit Shay's eyes; he'd probably never expected to be recognized as the Lord.
  • I had moved back to my outside stool, so that the officer watching over Shay would not get into trouble, but the sergeant who arrived with the food was immediately wary.

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