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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for the decline, as well as double-digit sales declines in Latin America and Japan, where a September outbreak of mad cow disease has left consumers leery of beef.
However, many companies that grant stock options are leery about providing this guidance.
The president of Elim Park Place was leery of what the program would cost and skeptical of whether it would work.
Yet carmakers are leery of the batteries because the devices are prone to runaway heating, a fire hazard (SN: 2/12/00, p.
Wallraff explains, "There's still a perception of a problem with credit card security, so we provide a toll-free phone number for customers who are leery.
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.
Those leery of centralized systems argue against putting all your eggs in one basket.
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.