given to or marked by circumspection; watchful; cautious: His behavior was circumspective.
- cir·cum·spec·tive·ly, adverb
- un·cir·cum·spec·tive, adjective
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How to use circumspective in a sentence
We have studied them somewhat in the circumspective way, and will devote a few pages to our theory about them.History of American Socialisms | John Humphrey Noyes