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leery

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishleeryleer‧y /ˈlɪəri $ ˈlɪri/ adjective informal  CAREFULcareful in the way that you deal with something or someone because you do not trust them syn waryleery of I was very leery of him after I found out he had lied to Jennifer.
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leery ofLandlords are often leery of renting to large families.
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