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Synonyms of circumspection

Noun


1. discretion, discreetness, circumspection, prudence, sagacity, sagaciousness, judgment, judgement, discernment

usage: knowing how to avoid embarrassment or distress; "the servants showed great tact and discretion"

2. circumspection, caution, discretion, discernment

usage: the trait of being circumspect and prudent

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