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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Dangerously unstable and unpredictable.

Usage examples (37)
  • Life is short, the art long, opportunity fleeting, experience treacherous, judgment difficult.
  • treacherous winding roads
  • Calling the open-sourcing of software treacherous is a little wildly off base, where is the treachery?
  • The low-flying cargo planes often had to weave through mountaintops in treacherous weather conditions. for more
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