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EtymologyEdit

From vor- +‎ Sicht +‎ -ig. Compare Dutch voorzichtig, English foresighty.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfoːɐ̯ˌzɪçtɪç/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /ˈfoːɐ̯ˌzɪktɪç/ (common form in southern Germany, Austria, and Switzerland)
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  • Hyphenation: vor‧sich‧tig

AdjectiveEdit

vorsichtig (comparative vorsichtiger, superlative am vorsichtigsten)

  1. deliberate (not hasty or sudden); careful, cautious, wary, circumspect

DeclensionEdit

AdverbEdit

vorsichtig

  1. carefully

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