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leery

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  • adjsuspicious
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Synonyms for leery

adj suspicious
  • careful
  • cautious
  • distrustful
  • dubious
  • skeptical
  • uncertain
  • unsure
  • wary
  • chary
  • doubting
  • on one's guard
  • shy

Antonyms for leery

  • believing
  • careless
  • certain
  • clear
  • definite
  • heedless
  • incautious
  • rash
  • secure
  • sure
  • thoughtless
  • uncareful
  • unwary
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to leery

cagey

adjective. tricky
  • careful
  • circumspect
  • crafty
  • cunning
  • leery
  • secretive
  • shrewd
  • sly
  • wary
  • wily

careful

adjective. cautious; painstaking

cautious

adjective. careful, guarded

chary

adjective. careful, cautious

disbelieving

adjective. suspicious, doubting

distrustful

adjective. disbelieving
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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