cautelous

adjective

Definition of cautelous

  1. 1 archaic :  crafty, cunning

  2. 2 archaic :  cautious, wary

cautelously

adverb, archaic

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Origin and Etymology of cautelous

Middle English, from Middle French cauteleux, cautileus, from cautele + -eux, -eus -ous


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