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Meaning of RISKY

Pronunciation:  'riskee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  involving risk or danger; "skydiving is a hazardous sport"; "extremely risky going out in the tide and fog"; "a venturesome journey in wintertime"; "a venturous enterprise"
  2. [adj]  not financially safe or secure; "a bad investment"; "high risk investments"; "anything that promises to pay too much can't help being risky"; "speculative business enterprises"
 

RISKY is a 5 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: bad, dangerous, hazardous, high-risk, insecure, speculative, unsafe, unsound, venturesome, venturous
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Risk"y\, a.
Attended with risk or danger; hazardous. ``A risky matter.''
--W. Collins.

      Generalization are always risky.         --Lowell.

 

 

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