Gingerly is the Daily Word Prompt today. Gingerly…. I don’t get why gingerly means what gingerly means. This is what Cambridge Dictionary says it means –
Ginger is ginger, as in this
Okay, also this
Not the girl, people, the color of her hair. Okay, some girls are also named Ginger, but I don’t know if she is Ginger, I mean if her name is Ginger.
The point is, when ginger is ginger, and ginger-y is something that tastes or resembles ginger, like this
Then why is gingerly what Cambridge Dictionary says it is?