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wary
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

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Definition
nervous about (or distrustful of) someone or something
  • "Miss Doyle," she says, peering up at me warily, "are you quite sure the odor on your breath is from marmalade and not some other substance?"
    Chapter 14 (46% in)
  • The two of them are looking at me, hopeful and wary.
    Chapter 25 (99% in)
  • Worse, what if the way he sees me is the way I really am—someone to be wary of, not loved?
    Chapter 30 (86% in)
  • Wariness steals inside me and takes its perch.
    Chapter 36 (35% in)

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