Results for: Precarious

What does precarious mean?

Precarious means something is unsafe or not stable. For example,after the storm, the mailbox leaned precariously on its post.

How do you use precariously in sentence?

pre⋅car⋅i⋅ous [pri-kair-ee- uh s] -adjective . 1.. dependent on circumstances beyond one's control; uncertain; unstable; insecure e.g a precarious live (MORE)

Is precarious good?

Precariously is not usually a positive thing. If one is precarious you are on the edge, possibly toying with danger. . He teetered precariously on the edge of the crevasse. (MORE)

What is the antonym for precarious?

Words may have more than one antonym, according to which of its meanings you refer to. Precarious (literally "dependent on prayer") means 1 dangerously unstable, 2 subject to (MORE)