What does risky mean?

Definitions for risky
ˈrɪs kirisky

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word risky.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hazardous, risky, wild(adj)

    involving risk or danger

    "skydiving is a hazardous sport"; "extremely risky going out in the tide and fog"; "a wild financial scheme"

  2. bad, risky, high-risk, speculative(adj)

    not financially safe or secure

    "a bad investment"; "high risk investments"; "anything that promises to pay too much can't help being risky"; "speculative business enterprises"

Wiktionary

  1. risky(Adjective)

    Dangerous, involving risks.

    Investing in this start-up company could be risky.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Risky(adj)

    attended with risk or danger; hazardous

Freebase

  1. Risky

    Risky is the fourth studio album by Japanese rock band B'z. "Risky" sold 314,770 copies in its first week and 1,695,900 copies in total. It is the band's first studio album to break the million mark. Risky was also the first of two collaborations with engineer Jason Corsaro, who has also worked with artists such as Duran Duran, The Power Station and Madonna. The album spawned two singles, "Easy Come, Easy Go!" and "Itoshii Hitoyo Good Night…." The album also produced the band's first official music video collection, Film Risky.

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How to say risky in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of risky in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of risky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of risky in a Sentence

  1. Imre Speizer:

    China's economy is finding a base and it was not as weak as feared, so risky currencies go up.

  2. The Maine:

    It's definitely a risky thing, but I'm not going to put the band in a situation where they go broke over this tour. I think we'll come close to breaking even.

  3. Jodie Voth:

    Women hide therapy because it feels risky to involve him, he now has equal opportunity to influence the fate of the relationship. It’s OK to do personal work in a given session, but he deserves a chance to be involved when it relates to him, too.

  4. Political Capital analyst Peter Kreko:

    Vona was the face of the very radical Jobbik and is now the face of a milder Jobbik. That is a difficult maneuver, a risky step that could cost the party its unity.

  5. Dave Chronister:

    The Iranian government is blocking access to certain IP ranges altogether (such as news sites) and at the same time they are also allowing certain sites to be accessed, but they are using content filtering to block what they consider to be risky or subversive, for example Twitter hashtags. So the Iranian activists are using different ‘tunneling’ methods to hide their traffic through encryption and therefore bypass government restrictions – for instance, they use a Virtual Private Network (VPN).

Images & Illustrations of risky

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