Definition of carefulness:
precaution, chariness, punctiliousness, careful, thoroughness, judiciousness, forethought, calculation, painstaking, caveat, scrupulousness, wisdom, chariness, providence, forecast, fear, frugality, pain, cautiousness, judgment, caution, regard, foresight, consideration, gingerliness.
- caution (part of speech: noun)
- fastidiousness (part of speech: noun)
There is a letter upon this subject by Henri Estienne the printer, in which the high reputation of De Thou's library is contrasted with Lucian's just invective against the illiterate book- hunter: 'The satirist would have honoured a man like you, so learned and so generous in your library: you choose your books with taste, and proportion the cost of binding to the price of the volume; and Lucian, I am sure, would have praised your carefulness in these respects.- "The Great Book-Collectors", Charles Isaac Elton and Mary Augusta Elton.
- "The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3", John Bunyan.
- "The Other Girls", Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney.