Definition of 'chancy'
Example sentences containing 'chancy'
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`On the whole, I think I prefer something less chancy, though. ADRIENNE AND THE CHALET SCHOOL (2002)Even with corruptible officials, Carol thought this was a rather chancy operation. THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)Too far, and the terrain too rugged, the weather close in to the Rockies too chancy. HIGH STAND (2002)
Trends of 'chancy'
Used Rarely. chancy is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of chancy from the Collins English Dictionary
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