The mood last year was cautious, restrained, but still optimistic.
Intellectual expertise justifying the most cautious approach is the (soft) spine of the liberal status quo.
On the night of the sixth season finale of the Bravo reality show, fans and regular viewers were cautious.
Cool and cautious even when people are demanding quick action.
As Alex Tabarrok notes, we should be cautious about interpreting this--it could just be a chance result.
Now and then raising his arm by a slow, as if cautious movement, he scratched lightly the top of his bald head.
"Be cautious," said the calm voice which had before spoken to him.
The Governor-General's inaugural speech dealt with the strike in cautious but yet definite language.
The cautious reply is, "I don't know; are you inclined to give me an offer?"
A strong decoction of catechu; the shade may be varied by the cautious addition of a little weak solution of bichromate of potash.