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Definition 1: the trait of being circumspect and prudent - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for circumspection in the sense of this definition

(circumspection is a kind of ...) the trait of judging wisely and objectively

"a man of discernment"

(... is a kind of circumspection ) the trait of practicing caution in advance

(... is a kind of circumspection ) the trait of being cautious and watchful

Definition 2: knowing how to avoid embarrassment or distress - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where circumspection or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the servants showed great tact and discretion

Synonyms for circumspection in the sense of this definition

(circumspection is a kind of ...) the mental ability to understand and discriminate between relations

(... is a kind of circumspection ) discretion in keeping secret information

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