gingerly
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gingerly(
jihn
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juhr
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (very carefully)
a. con cautela
Annie stepped gingerly along the muddy path.Annie pisaba con cautela por el camino lleno de barro.
b. con cuidado
I watched my grandad climb gingerly up the ladder.Observé a mi abuelo subir la escada con cuidado.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (cautious)
a. cauteloso
Bobby gave the door a gingerly push, afraid of what he might find inside the house.Bobby le dio una empujada cautelosa a la puerta, temiendo lo que se encontraría dentro de la casa.
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gingerly
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. con mucho tiento
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
gingerly [ˈdʒɪndʒəlɪ]
adjective
cauteloso
adverb
con cautela
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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