Definition of ‘chary’
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chary in British
Old English cearig; related to caru care, Old High German charag sorrowful
chary in American
; cherˈē; ˈtʃæri
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ME chari, concerned, sorrowful < OE cearig, sorrowful < cearu, caru, care ; change of sense by assoc. with care
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Used Occasionally. chary is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Nearby words of ‘chary’
- chase away
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