Synonyms of 'cautious'

alert, attentive, cagey, calculating, canny, careful, chary, circumspect, claudicant, considerate, cozy, curious, deliberate, diffident, discreet, easy, expedient, flagging, forethoughtful, gentle, gingerly, gradual, guarded, heedful, hesitant, idle, inconvincible, incredulous, indolent, judicious, languid, languorous, lazy, leery, leisurely, loving, lumbering, mindful, moderate, noncommittal, pawky, poky, politic, precautious, provident, prudent, regardful, reluctant, safe, scheming, shrewd, skeptical, slack, slothful, slow, slow-moving, sluggish, snail-paced, solicitous, suspicious, tender, tentative, thorough, thoughtful, timid, tottering, uncommunicative, unenterprising, unpersuadable, vigilant, wary, watchful