carefulness carefulness

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the trait of being cautious; being attentive to possible danger
  2. (n) the quality of being careful and painstaking

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. We appeal to you for particular carefulness in your work.
  2. The funniest Coolidge story concerns his carefulness with money.
  3. Orchestrally, it lacks the carefulness and cleanness of Toscanini's performance, and Conductor Rossi allows his singers, all excellent, more swagger and sway.

News

  • Letter: Simon is well qualified to serve

    We know Len Simon as an individual well qualified to serve as a Sudbury selectman. We are confident he will weigh all issues with carefulness and consideration of all views.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Sudbury Town Crier

Quotes

  1. "This is now time to proceed with prudence, with carefulness and responsibility," said Larsen, who earlier met with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and Foreign Minister Ahmed Abul Gheit.
    on May 21, 2007 By: Terje Roed Larsen Source: ReliefWeb (press release)

  2. Paul said, "But I would have you without carefulness" (verse 32).
    on Dec 4, 2007 By: the Apostle Paul Source: theTrumpet.com

  3. "Protection of water resources and carefulness toward climate change are issues of the utmost importance for the entire human family," Benedict said during his general audience at St. Peter's Square.
    on Sep 5, 2007 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: International Herald Tribune

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