One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he stepped gingerly on to the ice’
cautiously, carefully, with caution, with care, circumspectly, delicately, warily, charily, guardedly, prudently, judiciously, on one's guard, on the alert, on the lookout, on the qui vive, suspiciously, attentively, heedfully, watchfully, vigilantly, observantly, alertly, cannily
hesitantly, timidly, timorously
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