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Careful

Synonyms for careful:

Sense 1

slackness, recklessness, precipitateness, mindfulness, wastefulness, Percipience, temerariousness, meticulousness, niggardly, Unthrifty, superstitious, penny-pinching, incautiousness, probing, unheeding, scrupulousness, hurriedness, economy drive, systematic, reliable, Clear-sightedness, unconsidered, thoroughness, forehandedness, brashness, gingerliness, Thoroughpaced, Sageness, cagey, Percipiency, foolhardiness, slipshod, frugal, parsimonious, precipitancy, laxness, corky, feckless, precipitance, temerarious, forethoughtfulness, stingy, beware, organized, foresightedness, tight-fisted, thoroughgoing, savvy, punctiliousness, perceptiveness, exhaustive, economical, unobservant, white-glove, risk-averse, thrift, fastidiousness, heedlessness, remissness, ill-considered, precipitant, Disregardful, unthoughtful, hastiness.

Sense 5

serious, knowing, slack, gallant, wit, smart.

Sense 6

eye, perceptive, nose.

Sense 7

complete, care, pain, airy, watch, slip.

Sense 8

full, tight, slide.

Sense 10

mean.

alert

wide-awake.

careful

chary, searching.

industrious

assiduous.

maternal

motherly.

obsessive

compulsive.

prudent

canny, wise, forehanded, precautionary.

purposeful

businesslike.

reserved

noncommittal.

scrupulous

religious.

strict

exact.

thorough

good.

thrifty

saving, thrifty.

traditional

conservative.

urbane

tactful.

all (adjective)

heedful.

all-encompassing (adjective)

thorough.

attentive (adjective)

fascinated, regardful, sedulous, absorbed, concerned, heedful, diligent, rapt, Concentrating, responsible, Hearkening, observing, watchful, observant, sharp, interested, cautious, Immersed, entranced, alert, vigilant, attentive, intent, engrossed, enraptured, mindful, Considering, Scrutinizing.

calculating (adjective)

gingerly.

cautious (adjective)

prudent, attentive, mindful, observant, aware, circumspect, deliberate, alert, watchful, guarded, wary, heedful, cautious.

cautious; painstaking (adjective)

exacting, chary, mindful, choosy, prim, particular, meticulous, observant, alert, rigorous, solicitous, regardful, guarded, finicky, religious, fussy, provident, heedful, thoughtful, assiduous, prudent, conscientious, concerned, protective, vigilant, thorough, scrupulous, attentive, circumspect, punctilious, accurate, precise, judicious, conservative, discreet, wary, fastidious, deliberate.

circumspect (adjective)

judicious, watchful, mindful, considerate, circumspect, politic, cautious, diplomatic, discretionary, prudent, solicitous, safe, observant, thoughtful, discriminatory, discreet.

critical (adjective)

discriminating.

deliberate (adjective)

provident.

discriminating (adjective)

selective.

economical (adjective)

frugal, thrifty.

fastidious (adjective)

delicate, discriminating, discerning, choosy, picky, mincing, fastidious, epicurean, proper, perspicacious, exacting, meticulous, accurate, finicky, correct, hypercritical, persnickety, literal, rigorous, Qualmish, prim, prudish, priggish, precise, punctilious, demanding, flawless, methodical, fussy, conscientious, severe, particular, squeamish, critical, diligent, dainty, scrupulous.

moderate (adjective)

measured.

precise (adjective)

accurate.

vigilant (adjective)

attentive, fastidious, exacting, finical, particular, observant, precise, regardful, prudent, diligent, vigilant, strict, meticulous, alert, thoughtful, sharp-eyed, ready, cautious, thorough, fussy, mindful, provident, scrupulous, responsible, heedful, watchful, conscientious, prepared, guarded.

wakeful (adjective)

on the alert.

worried (adjective)

solicitous.

Sense 1 (noun)

economical, noncommittal, organized, systematic, sparing, frugal, religious, exact, conservative, assiduous, chary, canny.

Sense 2 (noun)

economic, ungenerous, thrift.

Sense 3 (noun)

forehanded, gingerly.

careful (noun)

elaborated, particular, provident, aware, close, heedful, conscientious, painstaking, troubled, protective, thorough, overcareful, sure, narrow, scrupulous, mindful, certain, thrifty, elaborate, blow-by-blow, studious, cautious, measured, deliberate, detailed, minute, unhurried, too-careful.

discriminating (verb)

selective.

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