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Definition 1: extreme dangerousness - [noun denoting attribute]

(precariousness is a kind of ...) the quality of not being safe

Definition 2: being unsettled or in doubt or dependent on chance - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where precariousness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the uncertainty of the outcome
  • the precariousness of his income

Synonyms for precariousness in the sense of this definition

(precariousness is a kind of ...) an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

"the quality of mercy is not strained"

(... is a kind of precariousness ) uncertainty about the truth or factuality or existence of something

"the dubiousness of his claim" "there is no question about the validity of the enterprise"

(... is a kind of precariousness ) the quality of being vague and poorly defined

(... is a kind of precariousness ) lacking predictability

(... is a kind of precariousness ) the quality of being improbable

"impossibility should never be confused with improbability" "the improbability of such rare coincidences"

(... is a kind of precariousness ) the quality of happening accidentally and by lucky chance

(... is a kind of precariousness ) the quality of being a conclusion or opinion based on supposition and conjecture rather than on fact or investigation

"her work is highly contentious because of its speculativeness and lack of supporting evidence"

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