Definition of 'precipice'
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In fact, it was teetering on the edge of a financial precipice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In fact, it was teetering on the edge of a financial precipice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This could tip them over the financial precipice. Times, Sunday Times (2014)That will probably require the eurozone to move closer to the financial precipice. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It was like being taken to the top of a mountain only to find a steep precipice at your feet. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Higher and higher we climb, a steep precipice on one side. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This range is rocky and abrupt throughout, but at the extremity it rises in height, and becomes a sheer precipice. EMPIRES OF THE PLAIN: Henry Rawlinson and the Lost Languages of Babylon (2003)
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