Gingerly - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdʒɪndʒərli|  American pronunciation of the word gingerly
Brit.  |ˈdʒɪndʒəli|  British pronunciation of the word gingerly

adverb

- in a gingerly manner

adjective

- with extreme care or delicacy

Examples

...gave the cork on the bottle of champagne a gingerly twist...

He gingerly felt his way along the dark tunnel.

gingerly I raised the edge of the blanket

they proceeded with gingerly footwork over the jagged stones

the issue was handled only in a gingerly way

Gingerly she explored the bump on her head with her fingers.

Jules probed the mud gingerly with a stick.

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