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Carefully

Pronunciation of Carefully
/kˈe͡əfəlɪ/, /kˈe‍əfəlɪ/, /k_ˈeə_f_ə_l_ɪ/

Antonyms for carefully:

carelessly, incautiously.

Synonyms for carefully:

attentively (adverb)

cautiously, observantly, responsibly, intently, watchfully, concernedly, attentively, raptly, alertly, heedfully, scrutinizingly, vigilantly, mindfully.

cautiously (adverb)

prudently, guardedly, gingerly, charily, deliberately, circumspectly, warily.

cautiously; painstakingly (adverb)

attentively, providently, meticulously, rigorously, thoughtfully, watchfully, gingerly, scrupulously, precisely, circumspectly, delicately, particularly, vigilantly, deliberately, fastidiously, concernedly, conscientiously, correctly, laboriously, thoroughly, prudently, warily, heedfully, guardedly.

fastidiously (adverb)

accurately, primly, particularly, rigorously, squeamishly, perspicaciously, flawlessly, scrupulously, priggishly, conscientiously, diligently, precisely, Hypercritically, delicately, fastidiously, correctly, critically, daintily, meticulously, severely, properly, exactingly, methodically, fussily.

knowingly (adverb)

shrewdly.

reliably (adverb)

scientifically.

softly (adverb)

tenderly.

vigilantly (adverb)

strictly, providently, thoughtfully, thoroughly.

Sense 1

defensively, safely, wildly, badly, wisely, busily, step by step, industriously, lightly.

Sense 2

laboriously, painfully, blindly.

Sense 3

hard, nicely, easy.

dubiously

hesitantly.

intentionally

knowingly.

shamelessly

openly.

Other synonyms and related words:

defensively, wisely, charily, hard, lightly, knowingly, nicely, shrewdly, safely, busily, tenderly, scientifically, easy, industriously, conservatively, gingerly.

advisedly (adverb)

prudently, thoughtfully.

attentively (adverb)

concernedly, cautiously, heedfully, diligently, intently, vigilantly, responsibly, alertly, watchfully, attentively, scrutinizingly, observantly, raptly, mindfully.

cautiously (adverb)

cautiously, heedfully, mindfully, gingerly, prudently, circumspectly, attentively, warily, alertly, deliberately, watchfully, observantly, guardedly.

fastidiously (adverb)

accurately, primly, particularly, rigorously, squeamishly, perspicaciously, flawlessly, scrupulously, priggishly, conscientiously, diligently, precisely, Hypercritically, delicately, fastidiously, correctly, critically, daintily, meticulously, severely, properly, exactingly, methodically, fussily.

narrowly (adverb)

scrutinizingly.

reliably (adverb)

scientifically.

softly (adverb)

tenderly.

vigilantly (adverb)

attentively, watchfully, alertly, strictly, fussily, precisely, prudently, thoroughly, meticulously, thoughtfully, exactingly, mindfully, conscientiously, scrupulously, heedfully, cautiously, fastidiously, vigilantly, particularly, providently, diligently.

well (adverb)

attentively.

scrupulously (noun)

laboriously, nicely.

Usage examples for carefully:

  • We carefully worked our way along to the pilot- house, and looked in. - "A Jolly Fellowship", Frank R. Stockton.
  • Consider the matter carefully. - "The Clique of Gold", Emile Gaboriau.
  • The scout carefully turned his head from side to side, looking and listening. - "Through Apache Lands", R. H. Jayne.

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