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wary
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

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Definition
nervous about (or distrustful of) someone or something
  • All of the airmen were wary of Green Hornet.
    p. 113.3
  • The men became especially wary of him, and when he ventured too close, one of them would jab him with an oar.
    p. 141.8
  • The Zamperinis were shocked and wary.
    p. 257.8
  • He was intensely nervous and wary of anything approaching him from behind.
    p. 348.2
  • He was especially wary of the farmer's wife, whose gaze seemed to convey suspicion.
    p. 356.0
  • When he saw the story, Watanabe was wary.
    p. 391.8

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