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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgingerlygin‧ger‧ly /ˈdʒɪndʒəli $ -ər-/ adverb, adjective  CAREFULif you move gingerly, or touch something gingerly, you do it in a slow careful way, because you are afraid it will be dangerous or painful syn carefully He gingerly felt his way along the dark tunnel.
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gingerlyThey gingerly loaded the patient into the ambulance.
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