- Wary, careful, shrewd.
- 2011 February 6, Alistair Magowan, “West Ham 0 - 1 Birmingham”, in BBC:
- But with both sides in the Premier League's bottom three before the game began, the three points at stake made for a cagey match.
- Uncommunicative; unwilling or hesitant to give information, reticent.
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