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chancy


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  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chancy 
  adj  1:  of  uncertain  outcome;  especially  fraught  with  risk;  "an 
  extremely  dicey  future  on  a  brave  new  world  of  liquid 
  nitrogen,  tar,  and  smog"-  New  Yorker  [syn:  {chanceful}, 
  {dicey},  {dodgy}] 
  2:  (informal)  subject  to  accident  or  chance  or  change;  "a 
  chancy  appeal  at  best";  "getting  that  job  was  definitely 
  fluky";  "a  fluky  wind";  "an  iffy  proposition"  [syn:  {fluky}, 
  {flukey},  {iffy}] 




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