- full of anxiety or care; troubled.
- causing or attended with anxiety: a careful day.
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Robert was even more careful here, saying the death might not even be that.Fact check: Ransomware did not lead to a woman’s death in Germany|Aaron Pressman|November 16, 2020|Fortune
Add the flour and gently stir it in, being careful not to overmix.Ease into Winter with Backcountry-Approved Comfort Food|Christina Bernstein|November 12, 2020|Outside Online
“We want to be very careful not to either over-police, because that that could send a signal, or under-police,” said John Miller, the department’s deputy commissioner for intelligence and counterterrorism.Fearing election unrest, U.S. businesses are getting ready|Rachel Schallom|November 2, 2020|Fortune
That changed in college and though he was desperate for love then, he was careful with his heart.
It’s just a myriad of complexity that flu will add to this season if we’re not careful.How to plan a COVID-safe Thanksgiving, week-by-week|Kate Baggaley|October 30, 2020|Popular Science
Tessa raised her head, paused, then spoke impressively: I lost it through carefulness.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
Noblett was thrilled, and the men redoubled their carefulness, hoping to find some of the jewellery.The Sinn Fein rebellion As I Saw It.|Mrs. Hamilton Norway
Such a collection of reproduced missives betokened the carefulness and preparedness of the possessor.William Bradford of Plymouth|Albert Hale Plumb
Accuracy, skill and carefulness should make her a successful druggist.The Canadian Girl at Work|Marjory MacMurchy
This little incident shows the characteristic carefulness and accuracy of Lady Byron's habits.Lady Byron Vindicated|Harriet Beecher Stowe