adjective, trick·i·er, trick·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM trickytrick·i·ly, adverbtrick·i·ness, noun
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When the ad shifts to Hunter Biden, it makes another tricky maneuver.Trump’s most popular YouTube ad is a stew of manipulated video|Glenn Kessler, Meg Kelly|September 17, 2020|Washington Post
By design, comparing the performance of RSAs to ETAs is tricky because they are two different animals.RSAs: Are they living up to the promise? It depends|Ginny Marvin|September 9, 2020|Search Engine Land
Below are a range of options to tackle the trickiest of scalp problems.Scalp scrubs that banish scaly patches and build-up|PopSci Commerce Team|September 4, 2020|Popular Science
Even so, some say that navigating the talk can be tricky especially when doing so with a client.‘Safe and healthy’: As in person meetings resume, business execs are having the coronavirus ‘talk’|Kristina Monllos|September 4, 2020|Digiday
We opened that up nationwide for free to the entire country because we knew navigating a relationship and dating in this environment was tricky.Match’s CEO explains how dating has changed during the COVID pandemic|Danielle Abril|September 3, 2020|Fortune
Their solidified friendship is one of the most touching details of the premiere, but it also puts Branson in a tricky predicament.
The power delivered by the rocket motor was uneven and tricky to control.Virgin Galactic’s Flight Path to Disaster: A Clash of High Risk and Hyperbole|Clive Irving|November 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is a tricky and perilous path, but there are no realistic alternatives.There’s Only One Way to Beat ISIS: Work With Assad and Iran|Leslie H. Gelb|October 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What makes Islam so tricky that it trips up even the usually more discerning among us?
Winning a game this tricky, then, is nearly impossible without a coach.
Though a boy may be tricky he cannot be perfect, and the priest had much compassion on him.Jasmin: Barber, Poet, Philanthropist|Samuel Smiles
On his day Fluff is tricky, but this, apparently, is not his day.The Hill|Horace Annesley Vachell
Human nature is weak, and has need of tricky aids, even in the pursuit of happiness.Literary Taste: How to Form It|Arnold Bennett
And to all who dealt with him he was equally false and tricky.History of the English People, Volume II (of 8)|John Richard Green
He had no use for Mr. Coyote, and he did not mind letting that tricky fellow know it, either.The Tale of Benny Badger|Arthur Scott Bailey