- full of anxiety or care; troubled.
- causing or attended with anxiety: a careful day.
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However, it deserves to be carefully studied in order to update the information which is provided to the volunteers.
Ferret is a carefully chosen comparison, implying diligence but absolutely no imagination.
They carefully scanned open windows along the route, looking for places where a shooter might hide.Honoring The Late John Doar, A Nearly Forgotten Hero Of The Civil Rights Era|Gary May|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We can act, carefully and responsibly, to prevent a potential act of genocide.Yazidis Face Genocide by ISIS After U.S. Turns Away|Josh Rogin|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was a dread to see what was so carefully hidden by that breezy reserve.The Explorer|W. Somerset Maugham
Slip it carefully on a hot dish and serve the instant it comes from the fire.The Story of Crisco|Marion Harris Neil
Cornwallis is preparing for such possibility, else why is he fortifying this unimportant point so carefully.The Minute Boys of York Town|James Otis
It will accordingly be well for us to carefully examine this term and its meaning.Genuine Mediumship or The Invisible Powers|Bhakta Vishita
A glass lantern slide is carefully cleaned and placed absolutely level.The Mechanism of Life|Stphane Leduc