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Chancy   Listen
adjective
chancy  adj.  
1.
Depending on chance.
Synonyms: chanceful, dicey, dodgy, hazardous, risky.
2.
Subject to accident or chance or change.
Synonyms: fluky, flukey, iffy.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








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"Chancy" Quotes from Famous Books



... dissecting this unknown monster; to dissect it called for catching it; to catch it called for harpooning it— which was Ned Land's business; to harpoon it called for sighting it— which was the crew's business; and to sight it called for encountering it— which was a chancy business. ...
— 20000 Leagues Under the Seas • Jules Verne



Words linked to "Chancy" :   uncertain, chance, unsafe, fluky, iffy, dicey, flukey, chanceful, colloquialism, dangerous



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