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It was home to a vibrant community of string theorists who warily welcomed me.How I Escaped My Troubles Through Science - Issue 104: Harmony|Subodh Patil|August 25, 2021|Nautilus
If Little Albert were alive today, he might smile, no doubt warily, at researchers working to extinguish real-life anguish.Psychology has struggled for a century to make sense of the mind|Bruce Bower|August 11, 2021|Science News
Officials had warily lifted restrictions, desperate to restart the economy.900,000 infected. Nearly 15,000 dead. How the coronavirus tore through D.C., Maryland and Virginia.|Rebecca Tan, Antonio Olivo, John D. Harden|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
This year was supposed to be better than 2020, and yet, not a week into 2021, the other shoe—the one we all knew was coming, the one we all had been warily waiting for—finally dropped.How do I keep my team engaged when the world is on fire?|Liz Elting|January 26, 2021|Quartz
The lesson is that polling is hard, and we should regard all election polls warily.6 things to know about presidential election polls|Geoffrey Colvin|October 30, 2020|Fortune
The school counselor forced to deal with me pulled her headscarf forward and glanced warily at the videotape on her desk.The Iranian Islamic Fundamentalist’s Handbook on Sex in the West|IranWire|July 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The United States government is watching warily, trying to broker diplomatic settlements and, so far, failing.
These clerics led by Hamza—which means “steadfast” in Arabic—approached us warily, slowly.
Despite his insistence that the book is a failure, a warily honest narrator emerges.Remembrance of Friends Past: Sarah Manguso’s Book Bag|Sarah Manguso|March 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Environmentalists have responded warily to the advent of gas.
You never can tell, Phyllis murmured, treading through the grass more warily.The Adventure Girls at K Bar O|Clair Blank
He did not ask his visitors to take seats, though, but he kept watching them warily out of the corners of his eyes.Digby Heathcote|W.H.G. Kingston
He came back warily, forgetting his English accent, which he had laboriously imitated in admiration of a certain vaudeville hero.The Woman Gives|Owen Johnson
Ursi edged warily toward Clark as if he were a ferocious but chained beast.Restricted Tool|Malcolm B. Morehart
There was bright moonlight last night with snow, and I may tell you that I walked warily!Letters of Lt.-Col. George Brenton Laurie|George Brenton Laurie