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chariness

noun char·i·ness \ˈcher-ē-nəs\

Definition of CHARINESS

1
:  the quality or state of being chary :  caution
2
:  carefully preserved state :  integrity

Examples of CHARINESS

  1. <approached the can't-miss investment opportunity with the chariness of someone who's been burned before>

First Known Use of CHARINESS

1571

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