Examples of dicey in a Sentence
Starting a business can be quite a dicey proposition.
The weather looks a little dicey this morning. I hope it doesn't rain.
Recent Examples of dicey from the Web
The Honda teams had a clear horsepower advantage over Chevrolet, but things were dicey in Indy for more than a week and certainly on race day:
Nobody took their advice, but considering how dicey the economy has been lately, maybe the Fed should consider investing in darts.
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Origin and Etymology of dicey
1dice + -y
First Known Use: 1950
DICEY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dicey for English Language Learners
: involving a chance that something bad or unpleasant could happen
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