Synonyms of chary in English:

chary


See definition of chary

adjective

1‘he was chary of broaching the subject’

SYNONYMS
wary, cautious, circumspect, heedful, careful, on one's guard, guarded, mindful, watchful
distrustful, mistrustful, doubtful, sceptical, suspicious, dubious, hesitant, reluctant, disinclined, loath, averse, shy, nervous, apprehensive, uneasy, afraid
informal leery, cagey, iffy, on one's toes
ANTONYMS

heedless