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Meaning: risky, unsafe, dangerous

For example:

  • Skating on an ice-covered lake in spring is always a bit dicey.

  • Marty was warned that the investment was dicey, but he went ahead and put money into the business anyway. Luckily for Marty, the company did very well.

Quick Quiz:

Every year in the Spanish town of Pamplona, thousands of men join in a very dicey activity called The Running of
  1. the Rabbits
  2. the Bulls
  3. the Girlfriends

Discuss: dicey

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