leariness

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leery or leary (ˈlɪərɪ)
 
adj , leerier, leeriest, learier, leariest
1.  dialect chiefly knowing or sly
2.  slang (foll by of) suspicious or wary
3.  slang rowdy or boisterous
 
[C18: perhaps from obsolete sense (to look askance) of leer]
 
leary or leary
 
adj
 
[C18: perhaps from obsolete sense (to look askance) of leer]
 
'leeriness or leary
 
n
 
'leariness or leary
 
n

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