a little leery

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a little leery

Cautious, wary, or uncertain of a given person, place, or thing. To be honest, I'm a little leery of signing up for this deal; it sounds too good to be true.
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COMPANIES THAT GRANT STOCK OPTIONS may be leery about providing this guidance for fear of legal troubles, if the stock falls.
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Livestock owners are still leery about wolves in their territory as are hunters.
Historians are leery of "grand designs" and all-encompassing explanations of the past, and of none more so than the Marxist theory of history.
For similar reasons, I was leery of Gangsta Pat's new CD #1 Suspect because of the unnervin presence of such tracks as "Legion of Doome" and "Gangsta's Need Love 2.
Businesses leery of past job-training efforts will have to be persuaded that this one is different.
I'm leery of people who talk to in, visible beings--but at least some in the praying set are kind and tolerant.
With VLO being influenced heavily by the status of trading in the oil pits, I'm leery of leaning one direction or another on the shares.
Veterans, some of whom said Bush's visit had reopened old wounds from their duty in Vietnam, said they also are leery of comparisons between America's experience in Vietnam and its presence in Iraq.
Considering heading to summer camp but leery about stringing beads and canoeing Lake Whatamidoinghere?
A recent survey in the two countries revealed that male consumers were leery of Fairydown's gay-sounding name, so the New Zealand-based company changed the name to Zone.
People are also still leery of putting personal information such as credit card numbers and payment information online.
Facing the prospect of criminal prosecution after two regulatory actions against him, Hurwitz certainly understood why doctors are leery of pain patients.
Some newsletter publishers and marketers seem leery about the idea of a strong guarantee.
Some of the cast stayed away because "they were a little bit leery about flying," he said.