Word of the day: circumspect
Definition: adj. wary, cautious; taking everything into account.
Etymology: ME f. L circumspicere circumspect- (as CIRCUM-, specere spect- look) (more…)
from Oxford: circumspect
adj. wary, cautious; taking everything into account.
Derivatives: circumspection n. circumspectly adv.
Etymology: ME f. L circumspicere circumspect- (as CIRCUM-, specere spect- look)
from Wordnet: circumspect
adj : heedful of potential consequences; “circumspect actions”; “physicians are now more circumspect about recommending its use”; “a discreet investor” [syn: discreet]
Quote of the day: A friend doesn’t go on a diet because you are fat. by Erma Bombeck
Birthday of the day: Henry II, Count of Champagne; Henry II of Champagne (or Henry I of Jerusalem) (29 July 1166 – 10 September 1197) was count of Champagne from 1181 to 1197, and king of Jerusalem from 1192 to 1197, although he never used the title of king.