adjective, dic·i·er, dic·i·est. Informal.
CAN YOU ACE THIS QUIZ ABOUT “COMPLIMENT” VS. “COMPLEMENT”?
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Thus the administration is hit from all sides—at a moment in which it is trying to pursue its dicey diplomatic agenda.
I ask about school performance and behavioral concerns, which can sometimes be dicey.
If the U.S. loses to Germany and one of Portugal or Ghana get a win, however, things get dicey.USA vs. Germany World Cup Primer: Everything You Need to Know About the Epic Showdown|Marlow Stern|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Taking more than a day and several iterations of a story to acknowledge it is where things get dicey.The Strange Tale of the Tea Party Senate Hopeful and the Break-In|Ben Jacobs|May 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There was the time Harold helped the boys, fixing that dicey scene with Walter Winchell.The Stacks: Harold Conrad Was Many Things, But He Was Never, Ever Dull|Mark Jacobson|March 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Professor Dicey gives an admirable exposition of the 'rule of law.'The English Utilitarians, Volume I.|Leslie Stephen
“If I mistake not, Dicey, we shall find our tools of as much value as our guns,” observed the doctor.
“The next time, please make your experiments on Dicey,” cried Peter.
But it is not here that Mr. Dicey rests the case of the North as appealing to the Christian sentiment of the world.
"Now, don't talk dat away, Sis' Dicey," said the sick woman.The heart of happy hollow|Paul Laurence Dunbar