Synonyms of chary in English:

chary


See definition of chary

adjective

1‘he was chary of broaching the subject’

SYNONYMS

wary, cautious, circumspect, heedful, careful, on one's guard, guarded, mindful, watchful

distrustful, mistrustful, doubtful, sceptical, suspicious, dubious, hesitant, reluctant, disinclined, loath, averse, shy, nervous, apprehensive, uneasy, afraid

informal leery, cagey, iffy, on one's toes

ANTONYMS

heedless