Translation of "precarious" - English-Spanish dictionary

precarious

adjective uk /prɪˈkeə.ri.əs/ us /-ˈker.i-/

in a dangerous state because of not being safe or not being held in place firmly

precario
The lorry was lodged in a very precarious way, with its front wheels hanging over the cliff.

A precarious situation is likely to get worse.

precario
Many borrowers now find themselves caught in a precarious financial position.
precariousness noun [ no plural ] uk /-nəs/ us

(Translation of “precarious” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

precarious

adjective /priˈkeəriəs/

insecure; risky or dangerous

precario
a precarious financial position.
precariously adverb

precariamente
The acrobat was precariously balancing on a tightrope.
precariousness noun

precariedad

(Translation of “precarious” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)