ultracareful

adjective

ul·​tra·​care·​ful ˌəl-trə-ˈker-fəl How to pronounce ultracareful (audio)
: extremely or extraordinarily careful
ultracareful about safety

Word History

First Known Use

1861, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ultracareful was in 1861

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“Ultracareful.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ultracareful. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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