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precariouslyadverb

uk   /prɪˈkeə.ri.əs.li/  us   /-ˈker.i-/
in a way that is ​likely to ​fall, be ​damaged, ​fail, etc.: Her ​suitcase was precariously balanced on the ​tinyluggagerack above her ​head. He ​livedsomewhat precariously from one ​day to the next, never ​knowing where his next ​meal was coming from.
(Definition of precariously from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “precariously”
in Chinese (Simplified) 危险地, 不牢靠地, 不稳地…
in Chinese (Traditional) 危險地, 不牢靠地, 不穩地…
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