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1. leery

adjective. ['ˈlɪri'] openly distrustful and unwilling to confide.

Synonyms

  • wary
  • distrustful
  • untrusting
  • suspicious

Antonyms

  • unwariness
  • unwary
  • credulous
  • unquestionable

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Example sentences of the word leery


1. Adjective, comparative
Some buyers may be leery of this kind of deal due to misinformation.

2. Noun, singular or mass
It is important to be leery of strangers and never disclose your travel agenda or arrangements.

3. Adjective
This is a great choice if you are leery of stashing your cash in your home.

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