CAUTIOUSLY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of cautiously
Definition:
ad. gingerly; carefully; in a conservative manner
Example:
'Perhaps not,' Alice cautiously replied: 'but I know I have to beat time when I learn music.'
Sentence in Classic:
He opened it cautiously with his left hand lest he should waken the child and began to read the first poem in the book:.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
At last he got up cautiously, on his knees, and went searching among the grass and the flickering reflections flung by the campfire.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
An owl hooted not far off, and Laska, starting, stepped cautiously a few steps forward, and putting her head on one side, began to listen intently.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Stepan Arkadyevitch approached him cautiously, whispered something, and making a sign to Levin, walked back again.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He cautiously released the shoulder she leaned on, looked into her face, and carefully placed her in an easy chair.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
From the carriages emerged men wearing uniforms, stars, and ribbons, while ladies in satin and ermine cautiously descended the carriage steps which were let down for them with a clatter, and then walked hurriedly and noiselessly over the baize at the entrance.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Gerasim looked cautiously into the study several times and saw Pierre always sitting in the same attitude.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Straightway she turned her eyes back to his corner, with the defiance of last night, and moving very cautiously and softly, stretched out her greedy hand.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
Having gazed cautiously round him, and listened intently, he gently undid the fastenings of the door, and looked abroad.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
As for the errand which had hitherto led Chichikov to travel about Russia, he had now decided to move very cautiously and secretly in the matter.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
He did not come at once into the library, so I went cautiously to my own room and found him making the bed.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context