Definition of "precarious"
  1. Relies on the decision or desire of someone else
How to use "precarious" in a sentence
  1. The tenant's living situation was precarious as it was completely dependent on the landlord's mood.
  2. The company was in a precarious position, its future hinging on the choices of its largest investors.
  3. The homeowner found their situation precarious, reliant on the bank's decision regarding their loan request.

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