英语词库

precarious 的同义词

(形容词) 
Definition
(of a position or situation) dangerous or insecure
Our financial situation had become precarious.
同义词
insecure
huge allowances paid to staff working in insecure environments
,
dangerous
a dangerous undertaking
,
uncertain
Students all over the country are facing an uncertain future.
,
tricky
This could be a very tricky problem.
,
risky
It is a very risky business.
,
doubtful
Why did he sound so doubtful?
,
dubious
My parents were a bit dubious about it all.
,
unsettled
The unsettled political scene worries some investors.
,
dodgy (British, Australian, New Zealand, informal)
Predicting voting trends is a dodgy business.
, ,
unsure
Fifty-two per cent were unsure about the idea.
,
hazardous
Below decks was hazardous in very heavy weather.
, ,
hairy (slang)
His driving was a bit hairy.
,
perilous
a perilous journey across the war-zone
,
touch and go
It was touch and go whether we'd go bankrupt.
,
dicey (informal, mainly British)
a dicey moment during a risky climb up the cliff
,
chancy (informal)
Investment is becoming a chancy business.
,
built on sand
,
shonky (Australian, New Zealand, informal)
反义词
(形容词) 
Definition
(of a position or situation) dangerous or insecure
They crawled up a precarious rope ladder.
同义词
,
unstable
He was emotionally unstable.
,
shaky
Our house will remain on shaky foundations unless the architect sorts out the basement.
, ,
insecure
low-paid, insecure jobs
,
unsafe
Critics claim the trucks are unsafe.
,
unreliable
She had proved to be an unreliable witness and had lied to police.
,
unsteady
a slightly unsteady item of furniture
反义词

其他同义词

in the sense of chancy
Definition
uncertain or risky
Investment is becoming a chancy business.
同义词
dodgy (British, Australian, New Zealand, slang),
problematical,
dicey (informal, British),
shonky (Australian, New Zealand, informal)
in the sense of dicey
Definition
dangerous or tricky
a dicey moment during a risky climb up the cliff
同义词
in the sense of dodgy
Definition
dangerous, risky, or unreliable
Predicting voting trends is a dodgy business.
同义词
problematic(al),
dicky (British, informal),
dicey (informal, British),
chancy (informal),
shonky (Australian, New Zealand, informal)

查看相关内容

科林斯的新消息!
科林斯的新消息!
英语单词列表
英语单词列表
最新提交的词汇
最新提交的词汇
轻松学习英语语法
轻松学习英语语法
COBUILD 语法
COBUILD 语法
文字爱好者的博客
文字爱好者的博客
在线拼字检查
在线拼字检查
The Paul Noble Method
The Paul Noble Method

学习资源

precarious 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
Life on the edge
The desire to push the boundaries has been a motivator in many a daring expedition, testing the human spirit and physical abilities to the utmost. Indulge your adventurous spirit by exploring some associated ‘extreme’ vocabulary. Will you have the survival skills to master our quiz?
阅读更多
Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
Register now or login in to access