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English adjective: dodgy

1. dodgy of uncertain outcome; especially fraught with risk


SamplesAn extremely dicey future on a brave new world of liquid nitrogen, tar, and smog.


Synonymschanceful, chancy, dicey


Similardangerous, unsafe


Antonymssafe

2. dodgy marked by skill in deception


SamplesCunning men often pass for wise.
Deep political machinations.
A foxy scheme.
A slick evasive answer.
Sly as a fox.
Tricky Dick.
A wily old attorney.


Synonymscrafty, cunning, foxy, guileful, knavish, slick, sly, tricksy, tricky, wily


Similarartful


Antonymsartless









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