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How to use chary in a sentence
As a rule, I am chary about doling out diagnoses unless there is a clear indication to do so.
Alexandra Andreievna, unlike her husband, was rather reserved and chary of endearments.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky | Modeste Tchaikovsky
It made him very unhappy and more chary in future of confiding his plans to his friends.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky | Modeste Tchaikovsky
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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