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In an incautious moment, influenced by the idea of saving her bread-and-butter, Mrs Pike gave up the key.
DIGBY HEATHCOTEW.H.G. KINGSTON
They feared she might be incautious, and for that reason Oberg made the villainous suggestion of the yachting trip.
THE CZAR'S SPYWILLIAM LE QUEUX
Those were slow, silent, often turbid; flowing over beds of mud into which the incautious wader might sink and vanish unawares.
Or, was the peace only a prelude to the massacre—a skilfully devised snare to entrap incautious and credulous enemies?
Rifles flashed, and incautious heads or hands were struck, and somewhere or other the cannon were always muttering.
THE HOSTS OF THE AIRJOSEPH A. ALTSHELER
Atli incautious had himself drunk weary; weapon he had none, nor was 'gainst Gudrun guarded.
And since then no incautious British artists or critics have dared to tamper with Senefelder's definition of lithography.
THE LIFE OF JAMES MCNEILL WHISTLERELIZABETH ROBINS PENNELL
He was so near the abyss that the least incautious movement would expose him to great danger.
FROM THE CAVES AND JUNGLES OF HINDOSTANHELENA PRETROVNA BLAVATSKY
I was on the way back from a shooting expedition, and had been so incautious as to send my three horses on in front of me.
He hoped Smithy would be sensible, and not betray him by an incautious exclamation, when he learned of his presence.

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