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wary / receloso
 
wary   [ˈwɛərɪ]   -adjective
warier   comparative
wariest   superlative   [person]   receloso   [manner]   cauteloso,   precavido
·she seems very wary
·parece estar muy recelosa
. banks are [becoming] increasingly wary =   los bancos estánoun volviéndose cada vez masculineánoun precavidos
. to keep a wary [eye] on something/somebody
·I kept a wary eye on the gathering stormclouds
·observaba con cierta preocupaciónoun los nubarrones que se acercaban
·the president had to keep a wary eye on the radical faction of his party
·el presidente tenía que vigilar de cerca al sector masculineánoun radical de su partido
. he gave her a wary [look] =   la miró con recelo
. the question [made] her wary =   la pregunta la puso en guardia
. to be wary [of] something/somebody =   desconfiar de algo/somebody, someone,   no fiarse de algo/somebody, someone
·to be wary of strangers
·desconfiar or no fiarse de los desconocidos
·they were very wary of his violent temper
·se mostraban muy cautelosos debido a su temperamento violento
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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