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wary

wary Sentence Examples

  • His gaze became wary and he spoke softly.

  • His expression was wary, but he said nothing.

  • She said nothing, but when they entered the kitchen to find Len sitting at the table, his expression was wary.

  • He hesitated, his expression turning wary.

  • She tiptoed over to one of the cloth-covered objects, keeping a wary eye on the door, and carefully lifted the cloth.

  • His expression became wary.

  • His expression went from surprise to wary and on to amused in the space of a heartbeat.

  • She glanced up as she spoke, and his expression became wary.

  • She met his gaze again, caught in the dark eyes that seemed both warm and wary.

  • His honey gaze was similar to Han's: warm but wary.

  • His gaze was wary and moving, and he was guarded once more.

  • He appeared wary for the first time since she'd known him.

  • He crossed his arms, wary once more.

  • Larkin asked, trying to look down at Martha and at the same time keeping a wary eye on Dean, who was ready to kill her.

  • His silver gaze was wary and his muscular frame only slightly smaller than Gabriel's.

  • Lori's expression became wary.

  • After all she'd been through lately, she couldn't help feeling a little wary.

  • They regarded her with wary curiosity.

  • He was irritated but not wary, unarmed and relaxed.

  • He felt the wary eyes of his death-dealers from the shadows.

  • Andre waved a wary Gabriel away from the kitchen.

  • It was dark wherever he'd brought her, and she looked around in wary curiosity.

  • She expected joy at the offer but felt wary instead.

  • Rhyn stayed where he was, wary yet unafraid of Sasha, who.d been the zookeeper among the animals with him in Hell.

  • He stared at her, considering and wary, in a way that made her uncomfortably fevered.

  • A'Ran studied her for a long moment before turning on the reciprocal viewer, curious yet wary as to what his nishani had to say in place of Ne'Rin.

  • Nishani glanced in the direction he indicated and returned a wary gaze to him.

  • "What would you have me learn?" he asked in the same wary tone.

  • Brutus ceased his snarling, but he continued to keep a wary eye on Alex.

  • She glanced up and met his wary gaze.

  • He stopped, his expression growing wary again.

  • Even so, you want to be wary of the spread of radiation in the aquifers.

  • For a moment he gazed down at her with a wary expression on his face and in his eyes.

  • Large, dark eyes were wary and guarded, and she was openly armed.

  • He listened and watched—traits that made her wary.

  • A wary, tired edge was in her soft voice.

  • She followed as far as she dared, until she drew the wary looks of the remaining guards.

  • He was wary but not on guard, his stance relaxed and eyes narrowed.

  • When his gaze shifted to Candice, he stiffened, his expression becoming wary.

  • Aaron seemed to be a little wary of the bison, which wasn't altogether a bad thing.

  • His gaze became wary.

  • He turned away from the computer, glancing at the door with a wary expression.

  • He eyed her with a wary expression, probably not sure if he should quit while he was ahead.

  • Don't you have time? he asked with the same wary look Jonathan gave her.

  • Senor Medena pulled out the chair and sat down, giving Alex a wary look.

  • The smile instantly faded and a wary expression took its place.

  • Xander crossed to his mother and knelt, wary of the stranger.

  • Darian looked between the two of them, wary but curious.

  • Gerry was still wary, and Xander understood why.

  • Sexy, dark-haired with long legs, Jenn was also wary.

  • The White God, Damian, was cool and wary, his white-blonde hair, golden eyes and subtle white glow the opposite of Xander's darker presence.

  • "You're welcome to visit whenever you'd like," the White God said, smiling in a way that made Xander wary.

  • Damian's look at the woman in his arms was wary this time.

  • Damian was wary and tense, the energy radiating off him charged.

  • He was merciful as a conqueror, stern as a disciplinarian, enterprising and wary as a general; while his courage, loyalty and forbearance seem to have been almost unsullied.

  • In their native haunts they are extremely timid and wary, and very difficult to approach, being rarely seen out of their burrows in the daytime.

  • Its eggs are the wellknown "plovers' eggs" of commerce,' and the bird, wary and wild at other times of the year, in the breeding-season becomes easily approachable, and is shot to be sold in the markets for "golden plover."

  • No man was more negligent in his dress and habit and mien, no man more wary and cultivated in his behaviour and discourse.

  • Sherman was far too wary to be drawn into an action under unfavourable conditions.

  • In his foreign policy Horn was extremely wary and cautious, yet without compromising either the independence or the self-respect of his country.

  • Considerations such as these should make one very wary in placing reliance on these colour reactions for the purposes of classification.

  • Although far from uncommon, chiru are very wary, and consequently difficult to approach.

  • There is little doubt that it would have been exterminated but for its stock being supplied in autumn by immigration, and for its shy and wary behaviour, especially at the breeding-season, when it becomes almost wholly mute, and thereby often escapes detection.

  • As a rule, however, they are so wary and suspicious that they are very difficult to approach, and their haunts are so well stocked with fish and other game that they make off and hide rather than attack a man swimming in their waters.

  • He had a quick eye for character, was genuinely amiable, uncontentious, tactful, masterful; and it may be assumed from his success that he was wary or shrewd to a degree.

  • The immediate effect was to raise Perez higher than ever in the royal confidence and favour, but, wary though the secretary had been, he had not succeeded in obliterating all trace of his connexion with the crime, and very soon a prosecution was set on foot by the representatives of the murdered man.

  • At first Colbert's position was far from satisfactory; for the close wary Italian treated him merely as an ordinary agent.

  • The wary Afghan, however, shut himself upin Kazvin, a position from which he was enabled to inflict much injury on the army of Karirn, while his own troops remained unharmed behind the walls of the town.

  • His foreign policy, on the other hand, was at first both wise and wary.

  • By persistent trapping and shooting, its numbers have now been considerably reduced, with the result, however, of making it exceedingly wary, so that it is not readily caught in any trap with which it has had an opportunity of becoming acquainted.

  • Yet the latter still remained strong enough to constitute a danger to the crown whenever it should fall to a king less wary and resolute than Henry himself.

  • Yet leaderless seditions and the plots of obvious impostors sufficed to make his throne tremble, and a ruler less resolute, less wary, and less unscrupulous might have been overthrown.

  • was unscrupulous and untiring, but so cautious and wary that he avoided violent action and dangerous risks.

  • The greatest decep- diplotion of all was in 1522, when Charles V., who had wary.

  • They are exceedingly timid, and therefore wary and difficult of approach; like many other ruminants, however, their curiosity sometimes overcomes their timidity, so as to bring them within range of the hunter's rifle.

  • He behaved constantly like a wary and cautious trimmer, avoiding all extreme measures, shaking off compromising allies like the Ultramontanes and the Regionalists, elbowing out of the cabinet General Polavieja when he asked for too large credits for the army, taking charge of the ministry of marine to carry out reforms that no admiral would have ventured to make for fear of his own comrades, and at last dispensing with the services of the ablest man in the cabinet, the finance minister, Seor Villaverde, when the sweeping reforms and measures of taxation which he introduced raised a troublesome agitation among the taxpayers of all classes.

  • They are excessively shy and wary; young cubs are often captured by the hunters who have killed the dam, but all attempts to rear them have hitherto failed.

  • His gaze became wary and he spoke softly.

  • His expression was wary, but he said nothing.

  • She said nothing, but when they entered the kitchen to find Len sitting at the table, his expression was wary.

  • He hesitated, his expression turning wary.

  • She tiptoed over to one of the cloth-covered objects, keeping a wary eye on the door, and carefully lifted the cloth.

  • His expression became wary.

  • His expression went from surprise to wary and on to amused in the space of a heartbeat.

  • She glanced up as she spoke, and his expression became wary.

  • His smiles to his companion were easy and his gaze wary.

  • She met his gaze again, caught in the dark eyes that seemed both warm and wary.

  • The White God, Damian, studied the Black God's youthful features, both pitying and wary.

  • His honey gaze was similar to Han's: warm but wary.

  • His gaze was wary and moving, and he was guarded once more.

  • He appeared wary for the first time since she'd known him.

  • He crossed his arms, wary once more.

  • Larkin asked, trying to look down at Martha and at the same time keeping a wary eye on Dean, who was ready to kill her.

  • His silver gaze was wary and his muscular frame only slightly smaller than Gabriel's.

  • His mate was allegedly no longer dying of a tumor, even if he couldn't figure out what secrets she hid, and his newfound independence left him wary of the Immortal Laws but no longer enslaved by them.

  • Lori's expression became wary.

  • After all she'd been through lately, she couldn't help feeling a little wary.

  • They regarded her with wary curiosity.

  • He was irritated but not wary, unarmed and relaxed.

  • He felt the wary eyes of his death-dealers from the shadows.

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