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English definition of “tricky”

tricky

adjective  /ˈtrɪk·i/ us  

tricky adjective (DIFFICULT)

(of a piece of work or a problem) difficult to deal with and needing careful attention or skill: Removing scar tissue can be a very tricky operation.

tricky adjective (DECEIVING)

likely to deceive people: He’s a tricky fellow – you can’t always trust him.
(Definition of tricky from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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