Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
Perhaps a more cautious approach would bring better results.
The new principal gave a cautious welcome to developments in the neighbourhood (=was pleased but careful not to be too excited).
Companies seem cautious about investing (=are unwilling to invest) money in research and development.
This is the British English definition of cautious. View American English definition of cautious.
if a cat purrs, it makes a continuous quiet low sound because it is happy