English-Norwegian translation of careful

Translation of the word careful from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

careful in Norwegian

investigationadjective grundig undersøkelse, sorgfeldig
  answeradjective reservert, forbeholdsom
  personadjective forsiktig, reservert, forbeholdsom
  cautiousadjective forsiktig, varsom, forsiktig person, vaktsom, velbetenkt
  painstakingadjective omsorgsfull, nøyaktig
Synonyms for careful
Antonyms for careful
Derived terms of careful
Examples with translation
You should be more careful.
You should be careful when you drive a car.
Be careful. This may be the last time in your life you make a mistake.
Be careful in there.
You'd better be careful.
We all have to be very careful.
Be careful that you don't get lost.
I wasn't careful.
I must be careful with how I sit in this cheap IKEA office chair, to make sure that the two screws poking through the synthetic cover don't prick me in the thighs.
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Definitions of careful
1. careful - exercising caution or showing care or attention; "they were careful when crossing the busy street"; "be careful to keep her shoes clean"; "did very careful research"; "careful art restorers"; "careful of the rights of others"; "careful about one's behavior"
  careless effortless and unstudied; "an impression of careless elegance"; "danced with careless grace"
  cautious showing careful forethought; "reserved and cautious; never making swift decisions"; "a cautious driver"
  diligent characterized by care and perseverance in carrying out tasks; "a diligent detective investigates all clues"; "a diligent search of the files"
  prudent careful and sensible; marked by sound judgment; "a prudent manager"; "prudent rulers"; "prudent hesitation"; "more prudent to hide than to fight"
  carefulness the quality of being careful and painstaking; "I admired the carefulness of his work"
  blow-by-blow providing great detail; "a blow-by-blow account of the movie"
  certain, sure exercising or taking care great enough to bring assurance; "be certain to disconnect the iron when you are through"; "be sure to lock the doors"
  close marked by fidelity to an original; "a close translation"; "a faithful copy of the portrait"; "a faithful rendering of the observed facts"
  painstaking, conscientious, scrupulous characterized by extreme care and great effort; "conscientious application to the work at hand"; "painstaking research"; "scrupulous attention to details"
  detailed, elaborated, elaborate developed or executed with care and in minute detail; "a detailed plan"; "the elaborate register of the inhabitants prevented tax evasion"- John Buchan; "the carefully elaborated theme"
  minute, narrow characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination; "a minute inspection of the grounds"; "a narrow scrutiny"; "an exact and minute report"
  overcareful, too-careful excessively or unduly careful
  particular first and most important; "his special interest is music"; "she gets special (or particular) satisfaction from her volunteer work"
  protective intended or adapted to afford protection of some kind; "a protective covering"; "the use of protective masks and equipment"; "protective coatings"; "kept the drunken sailor in protective custody"; "animals with protective coloring"; "protective tariffs"
  studious marked by care and effort; "made a studious attempt to fix the television set"
  thorough painstakingly careful and accurate; "our accountant is thorough"; "thorough research"
2. careful - mindful of the future in spending money; "careful with money"
  provident providing carefully for the future; "wild squirrels are provident"; "a provident father plans for his children's education"
3. careful - unhurried and with care and dignity; "walking at the same measured pace"; "with all deliberate speed"
  deliberate, measured
  unhurried relaxed and leisurely; without hurry or haste; "people strolling about in an unhurried way"; "an unhurried walk"; "spoke in a calm and unhurried voice"
4. careful - cautiously attentive; "careful of her feelings"; "heedful of his father's advice"
  mindful, aware bearing in mind; attentive to; "ever mindful of her health"; "mindful of his responsibilities"; "mindful of these criticisms, I shall attempt to justify my action"
5. careful - full of cares or anxiety; "Thou art careful and troubled about many things"-Luke 10.41
  troubled characterized by or indicative of distress or affliction or danger or need; "troubled areas"; "fell into a troubled sleep"; "a troubled expression"; "troubled teenagers"
  archaicism, archaism the use of an archaic expression
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