Riskful \Risk"ful\, a. Risky. [R.] --Geddes. [1913 Webster]

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  • riskful — index aleatory (perilous), precarious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • riskful — risk·ful …   English syllables

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  • aleatory — ale·a·to·ry / ā lē ə ˌtōr ē/ adj [Latin aleatorius of a gambler, from aleator gambler, dice player, from alea, a dice game]: depending on an uncertain event or contingency as to both profit and loss the aleatory nature of a lawyer s contingency… …   Law dictionary

  • precarious — pre·car·i·ous /pri kar ē əs/ adj: depending on the will or pleasure of another a temporary and precarious office see also precarious possession at possession Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster …   Law dictionary

  • hazardous — haz·ard·ous adj: creating a hazard: involving or exposing one to risk (as of loss or harm) a hazardous occupation a hazardous substance haz·ard·ous·ly adv haz·ard·ous·ness n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • adventurous — Synonyms and related words: adventuresome, adversary, aggressive, aleatory, ambitious, antagonist, anti, assaulter, attacker, audacious, bold, brash, brave, chancy, con, courageous, daredevil, daring, death defying, devil may care, dicey, doughty …   Moby Thesaurus

  • aleatory — Synonyms and related words: Nachtmusik, absolute music, accidental, adaptation, adventitious, adventurous, air varie, aleatoric, aleatory music, amorphous, arrangement, blobby, blurred, blurry, broad, casual, causeless, chamber music, chamber… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • chancy — Synonyms and related words: accidental, adventitious, adventurous, agnostic, aleatoric, aleatory, ambiguous, amorphous, blobby, blurred, blurry, broad, capricious, casual, causeless, chance, changeable, chaotic, confused, contingent, destinal,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dicey — Synonyms and related words: accidental, adventitious, adventurous, agnostic, aleatory, ambiguous, capricious, casual, causeless, chance, chancy, changeable, contingent, dangerous, destinal, difficult, doubtful, doubting, equivocal, erratic, fatal …   Moby Thesaurus

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