Adjective "Leery" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Leery


    Definition:

    1. wary; suspicious (usually followed by of): I'm leery of his financial advice.

    2. Archaic. knowing; alert.

    Origin:
    leery

    Examples:

    "governments can be leery of futures."

    "places can be leery about groupings."

    "people can be leery of things."

    "people can be leery about things."

    "investors can be leery of things."

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