- full of anxiety or care; troubled.
- causing or attended with anxiety: a careful day.
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When I see a man intent on carefulness, I praise and do my best to honour him.The Economist|Xenophon
The amateur more than perhaps any other person should cultivate habits of neatness, carefulness, and exactness.
Then the carefulness relaxed, as it was bound to do, and some mistakes occurred.The Portygee|Joseph Crosby Lincoln
A careful and thorough perusal of this book has led us to admire the industry, carefulness, and lucidity of the writer.The Churches and Modern Thought|Philip Vivian
Susanna bound up the old man's head with the carefulness of a daughter.Strife and Peace|Fredrika Bremer