1. [ adjective ] of uncertain outcome; especially fraught with risk
Synonyms: chanceful dicey chancy

"an extremely dicey future on a brave new world of liquid nitrogen, tar, and smog"- New Yorker

Related terms: dangerous
2. [ adjective ] marked by skill in deception
Synonyms: sly crafty wily tricksy knavish guileful slick tricky foxy cunning

"cunning 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"

Related terms: artful
Similar spelling:   Douds