chancy definition

  • adjective:
    • Uncertain as to outcome; dangerous; hazardous.
    • Random; haphazard.
    • Scots Lucky; propitious.
    • uncertain, risky, dangerous
    • subject to chance; random
    • based on chance.
    • susceptible to accident or chance or modification.
    • at the mercy of accident or opportunity or transform
    • of unsure outcome; especially fraught with threat
    • Uncertain on outcome; risky; dangerous.
    • Random; haphazard.
    • Scots Happy; propitious.
    • unsure, dangerous, hazardous
    • subject to chance; random
    • depending on chance.
    • susceptible to accident or opportunity or change.
    • subject to accident or opportunity or transform
    • of unsure outcome; particularly fraught with threat
  • others:
    • Uncertain; changeful.
    • Fortunate; happy; propitious; foreboding good: placed on either persons or things, and usually combined with a poor inside feeling of uncanny: thus, persons suspected of having magical arts are considered to be not (or no) chancy.
    • Favorable; safe: as, a chancy wind: generally speaking used in combination with a bad: because, maybe not chancy (that is, dangerous).
    • Uncertain; changeful.
    • Fortunate; lucky; propitious; foreboding great: placed on either persons or things, and usually combined with a poor in the feeling of uncanny: hence, persons suspected of having magical arts are seen as perhaps not (or no) chancy.
    • positive; safe: as, a chancy wind: usually used with a negative: as, not chancy (which, dangerous).

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