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On this page you'll find 72 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to chary, such as: cagey, calculating, canny, circumspect, considerate, and constrained.

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  • His little mistress still had her moods, and was tantalisingly chary of her soft words and caresses.

    The Quiver 3/1900 | Anonymous
  • The Mercure—the staid Mercure, so chary of its praise—can find no word to describe her acting but that of sublime.

    Queens of the French Stage | H. Noel Williams
  • This was one of the rare occasions when the termagant was strangely chary about giving offence.

    Court Beauties of Old Whitehall | W. R. H. Trowbridge

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