cautious - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate cautious

cautious is hyphenated as cau-tious

How to pronounce cautious

cautious is pronounced ´kŏːʃəs

Number of syllables in cautious

The number of syllables in cautious is 2

What part of speech in cautious?

cautious is an adjective

How common in the word cautious?

cautious is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does cautious convey?

Has a sentiment score of -1 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'cautious'

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Common collocations before 'cautious'

around, being, did, even, gave, just, like, little, made, remain, simply, took, very, voice, well

Words with similar spelling to cautious

captious

Common Verb Collocations of cautious

assume, be, become, calculate, can, come, deal, do, draw, give, have, interpret, make, may, might, must, need, ought, reserve, say, see, seem, should, take, teach, tend, will, use, Be, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of cautious

and, but, nor, or, yet

Lists containing cautious

Words with similar spelling to captious
Synonyms of 'afraid'
Synonyms of 'alert'
Synonyms of 'anxious'
Synonyms of 'attentive'
Synonyms of 'canny'
Synonyms of 'careful'
Synonyms of 'circumspect'
Synonyms of 'conscientious'
Synonyms of 'considerate'
Synonyms of 'deliberate'
Synonyms of 'delicate'
Synonyms of 'diffident'
Synonyms of 'discreet'
Synonyms of 'distrustful'
Synonyms of 'easy'
Synonyms of 'flagging'
Common Adjective Collocations of accepting
Common Adjective Collocations of admitting
Common Adjective Collocations of betraying
Common Adjective Collocations of careful
Common Adjective Collocations of constable
Common Adjective Collocations of claiming
Common Adjective Collocations of conservative
Common Adjective Collocations of drawing
Common Adjective Collocations of deliberate
Common Adjective Collocations of discreet
Common Adjective Collocations of dealings
Common Adjective Collocations of discreetly
Common Adjective Collocations of doubly
Common Adjective Collocations of dizziness
Common Adjective Collocations of forgets
Common Adjective Collocations of footstep
Common Adjective Collocations of groped
Common Adjective Collocations of hurts
Common Adjective Collocations of hoarsely
Common Adjective Collocations of hardening
Common Adjective Collocations of instructed
Common Adjective Collocations of indulging
Common Adjective Collocations of impetuous
Common Adjective Collocations of interpreting
Common Adjective Collocations of jealously
Common Adjective Collocations of mister
Common Adjective Collocations of meticulous
Common Adjective Collocations of nervously
Common Adjective Collocations of noncommittal
Common Adjective Collocations of nuncio
Common Adjective Collocations of overly
Common Adjective Collocations of optimism
Common Adjective Collocations of outbid
Common Adjective Collocations of pausing
Common Adjective Collocations of picks
Common Adjective Collocations of probing
Common Adjective Collocations of prudent
Common Adjective Collocations of reserved
Common Adjective Collocations of risky
Common Adjective Collocations of restrained
Common Adjective Collocations of requesting
Common Adjective Collocations of ridiculously
Common Adjective Collocations of rousing
Common Adjective Collocations of suspicious
Common Adjective Collocations of sip
Common Adjective Collocations of trusting
Common Adjective Collocations of tread
Common Adjective Collocations of tentative
Common Adjective Collocations of timid
Common Adjective Collocations of timidly
Common Adjective Collocations of unawares