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Definitions for risky
ˈrɪs kirisky

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hazardous, risky, wildadjective

    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, speculativeadjective

    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. riskyadjective

    Dangerous, involving risks.

    Investing in this start-up company could be risky.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Riskyadjective

    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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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. Norihiro Fujito:

    Foreigners are unloading risky assets as they fear that they will lose money if they own stocks now.

  2. Hillary Clinton:

    We now have stress tests and I'm going to impose a risk fee on the big banks if they engage in risky behavior.

  3. Christine Carugati:

    Then, all of a sudden, good behavior on the sidelines by parents is no longer risky. It's what everyone does. Being quiet on the ride home, it's what everyone does.

  4. The Chilean navy:

    They are in a good state of health, a little tired. The rafts were beginning to deteriorate and that made it risky for the people to stay on board.

  5. 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.

Images & Illustrations of risky

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