Word of the day: circumspect
Definition: dj. wary, cautious; taking everything into account.
Etymology: ME f. L circumspicere circumspect- (as CIRCUM-, specere spect- look) (more…)
adj. wary, cautious; taking everything into account.
Derivatives: circumspection n. circumspectly adv.
Etymology: ME f. L circumspicere circumspect- (as CIRCUM-, specere spect- look)d
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: Elizabeth of Russia; Elizaveta Petrovna (Russian: Елизаве́та (Елисаве́т) Петро́вна) (29 December [O.S. 18 December] 1709 – 5 January 1762 [O.S. 25 December 1761] ), also known as Yelisavet and Elizabeth, was the Empress of Russia (1741–1762) who took the country into the War of Austrian Succession (1740–1748) and the Seven Years’ War (1756–1763). On the eve of her death in 1762, the Russian empire spanned almost 4 billion acres (more than 16 million square kilometres).
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