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wary
used in The Help

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Definition
nervous about (or distrustful of) someone or something
  • But everything makes me wary now.
    Chapter 13 (63% in)
wary = careful or distrustful
  • Each time, Elizabeth looks a little warier.
    Chapter 6 (63% in)
  • Slowly, warily, Minny settles again in her chair.
    Chapter 12 (95% in)
  • I study my hands, still wary of what he might have heard, and a little irritated too.
    Chapter 28 (48% in)
  • "Um, sure," I say, wary.
    Chapter 33 (26% in)

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