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risky

adjective
 
 
/ˈrɪski/
B2 dangerous because something bad might happen: Investing in shares is always a risky business.Dangers and threats
Translations of “risky”
in Korean 위험한…
in Arabic خَطِر, مَحفوف بِالمَخاطِر…
in Portuguese arriscado…
in Catalan arriscat…
in Japanese 危険な, 危険を伴う…
in Italian rischioso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 擔…的風險,冒險幹…
in Russian рискованный…
in Turkish teklikeli, riskli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 担…的风险,冒险干…
in Polish ryzykowny…
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