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- n. A state of being uncertain or unstable.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or character of being precarious; uncertainty; dependence on the will or pleasure of others, or on unknown events: as, the precariousness of life or health.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. extreme dangerousness
- n. being unsettled or in doubt or dependent on chance
precarious + -ness (Wiktionary)