Definitions

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  • adverb In a risky or rather perilous manner.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb in a dangerously risky manner

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Examples

  • Being a writer is like being one of those riskily overbred pedigreed dogs — a French bulldog, for instance — poorly suited for survival despite their very special attributes.

    I Am Sorry to Inform You

  • Being a writer is like being one of those riskily overbred pedigreed dogs — a French bulldog, for instance — poorly suited for survival despite their very special attributes.

    I Am Sorry to Inform You

  • The home-improvement chain withdrew its spots after the Florida Family Association, a conservative group, protested that the program was "propaganda that riskily hides the Islamic agenda's clear and present danger to American liberties and traditional values."

    More Advertisers Flee from TLC's All-American Muslim

  • In an email message sent to advertisers of the "All-American Muslim" show, the FFA said that the show was "propaganda that riskily hides the Islamic agenda's clear and present danger to American liberties and traditional values."

    Kashif N. Chaudhry: Lowe's: 'Let's Build A Prejudiced America?'

  • In an email message sent to advertisers of the "All-American Muslim" show, the FFA said that the show was "propaganda that riskily hides the Islamic agenda's clear and present danger to American liberties and traditional values."

    Kashif N. Chaudhry: Lowe's: 'Let's Build A Prejudiced America?'

  • Their objection to the show is as follows, taken directly from their website: "TLC's 'All-American Muslim' is propaganda that riskily hides the Islamic agenda."

    Christian Piatt: All-American Muslims, Meet Un-Christ-Like Christians

  • Being a writer is like being one of those riskily overbred pedigreed dogs — a French bulldog, for instance — poorly suited for survival despite their very special attributes.

    I Am Sorry to Inform You

  • Being a writer is like being one of those riskily overbred pedigreed dogs — a French bulldog, for instance — poorly suited for survival despite their very special attributes.

    I Am Sorry to Inform You

  • Over two sets in which he visibly unwound from a nervous start, Cullum rattled through originals, pop covers and standards, with a yearning account of Radiohead's High And Dry, and Fran Landesman's classic Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most – riskily but successfully joining intimate balladry to beatboxing – the highlights.

    Hugh Laurie at Cheltenham Jazz Festival - review

  • In an email message sent to advertisers of the "All-American Muslim" show, the FFA said that the show was "propaganda that riskily hides the Islamic agenda's clear and present danger to American liberties and traditional values."

    Kashif N. Chaudhry: Lowe's: 'Let's Build A Prejudiced America?'

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