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heedful

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having or showing a close attentiveness to avoiding danger or trouble
  • heedful of snakes, we watched our footing while walking through the tall grass to the lake's edge

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The first known use of heedful was in 1540

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“Heedful.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/heedful. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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