cagey

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having or showing a clever awareness and resourcefulness in practical matters

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showing self-interest and shrewdness in dealing with others

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characterized by great caution and wariness

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So rather than the normal caginess of a Wembley final, I think it'll be a humdinger from the start.
Both Alan Pardew and Rafael Benitez are well-versed in caginess and of course they will want tonight's game to end without significant injuries.
Even with the caginess, the autobiography, at 435 pages, provides a comprehensive disclosure of her life and the life of her family.
Seemingly a clown at first, he keeps his smarts and cleverness close to the vest, and Cusack uses that caginess to his advantage.
But to return to biologists' caginess about life extension: the occurrence of patterned psychological changes with increasing age raises serious questions about the quality of extended lives.
But he will offer all the caginess, ring craft and wisdom he has learned during a 17-year professional career that has included 22 world title fights.
Competitive Aries is rising as the match begins, while Mars is fiercely opposing Jupiter, suggesting an energised and entertaining sporting occasion, at times slightly subdued by caginess on both sides.
Forecasts of early caginess have proved well wide of the mark
And in the last four years caginess has gone out of the window with 24 goals scored in eight first legs.
O'Mahony is bypassing Mick O'Dwyer and Sean Boylan for caginess with every word he speaks.
However, early season caginess and rust are sure to show in Canberra tomorrow, and points quotes in the 50s are hard to contest.
But for Eriksson's caginess, God only knows how dark our lives might have been as there is no doubt our nearest and dearest possess a squad bursting with genuine world-class talent.
Yet despite all this apparent caginess there was still an unmistakable electricity crackling in the air as the teams emerged -just as there always is.
But Draskovic showed all the caginess associated with a 13-year pro career.
Australia coach John Buchanan set no such targets, but left no-one in any doubt he expects plenty of caginess from each side.