caginess
noun see cagey

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • caginess — cagey (also cagy) ► ADJECTIVE informal ▪ uncommunicative owing to caution or suspicion. DERIVATIVES cagily adverb caginess (also cageyness) noun. ORIGIN of unknown origin …   English terms dictionary

  • caginess — See cagily. * * * …   Universalium

  • caginess — noun The quality of being cagey …   Wiktionary

  • caginess — n. secrecy, discreetness; caution, wariness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • caginess — ca·gi·ness …   English syllables

  • caginess — noun see cagey I …   Useful english dictionary

  • Faraday\ caginess — From Faraday cage. Revulsion of electrical devices after over exposure. The antidote is a book or three and blessed silence. And possibly a good single malt. After writing that analysis of the midframe market, I had Faraday Caginess. I had to… …   Dictionary of american slang

  • Faraday\ caginess — From Faraday cage. Revulsion of electrical devices after over exposure. The antidote is a book or three and blessed silence. And possibly a good single malt. After writing that analysis of the midframe market, I had Faraday Caginess. I had to… …   Dictionary of american slang

  • cagey — also cagy adjective (cagier; est) Etymology: origin unknown Date: circa 1893 1. hesitant about committing oneself < officials are cagey about giving out details > 2. a. wary of being trapped or deceived ; shrewd …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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