AskDefine | Define carefully

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carefully adv
1 taking care or paying attention; "they watched carefully"
2 with caution or prudence or tact; "she ventured cautiously downstairs"; "they handled the incident with kid gloves" [syn: cautiously, with kid gloves] [ant: incautiously, incautiously]

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  1. In a careful manner; with care that nothing goes wrong.
    Pick up the Ming vase and carefully move it to the pedestal.


with care

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