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char·y / ˈche(ə)rē/ • adj. (char·i·er , char·i·est ) cautious; wary: most people are chary of allowing themselves to be photographed. ∎  cautious about the amount one gives or reveals. DERIVATIVES: char·i·ly / ˈche(ə)rəlē/ adv.

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chary †sorrowful OE.; †dear, precious XIV; careful, frugal XVI. OE. ċeariġ, = OS. carag, OHG. charag :- WGmc. *karaga, f. *karō CARE; see -Y 1.

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charyairy, Azeri, canary, carabinieri, Carey, Cary, chary, clary, contrary, dairy, Dari, faerie, fairy, glairy, glary, Guarneri, hairy, lairy, Mary, miserere, nary, Nyerere, prairie, Salieri, scary, Tipperary, vary, wary •carefree • masonry • blazonry •Aintree • pastry • masturbatory •freemasonry • stonemasonry • Petrie

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