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Synonyms for dicey
ˈdaɪ sidicey

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chancy, chanceful, dicey, dodgyadjective

    of uncertain outcome; especially fraught with risk

    "an extremely dicey future on a brave new world of liquid nitrogen, tar, and smog"- New Yorker

    tricksy, flukey, chanceful, cunning, slick, sly, chancy, fluky, knavish, crafty, wily, guileful, dodgy, tricky, foxy, iffy


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  1. Heidi Shierholz:

    The more time goes by, summing up initial claims gets a little dicey.

  2. Robert Thompson:

    ' Curb Your Enthusiasm' is supposed to make us uncomfortable, but some of the ways Your Enthusiasm is treating this is really kind of dicey.

  3. Matt Schulz:

    Eventually these deferred bills will come due and the saved money from the previous stimulus will run out, and that's when things may get pretty darn dicey for a lot of Americans.

  4. Katrina Lamb:

    Chinese ADRs will continue to be a dicey thing from day to day and I would not be investing today, but I would pay close attention to how domestic issues are being handled.

  5. Peter Hotez:

    It gets a little dicey when people kind of take intermediate positions between the two, and they tend to get heavily criticized.

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  • рискован, потенциално опасенBulgarian
  • riskant, brenzligGerman
  • diceySpanish
  • au résultat incertain, périlleux, risquéFrench
  • bedreigend, riskant, gevaarlijk, onzekerDutch
  • опасный, рискованыйRussian
  • rizičan, potencijalno opasan, riskantanSerbo-Croatian
  • farlig, riskabelSwedish

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