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adjective circumspect pronunciation in British English /ˈsɜː(r)kəmˌspekt/
  1. thinking carefully about something before you say or do it

    a circumspect response

    circumspect about:

    Officials were very circumspect about possible causes of the accident.

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 circumspect pronunciation in British English /ˌsɜː(r)kəmˈspekʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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