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precarious
used in Anna Karenina

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unsafe or in danger of getting worse — especially in danger of falling
  • The position of Alexey Alexandrovitch, owing to this, and partly owing to the contempt lavished on him for his wife's infidelity, became very precarious.
    Part Four (22% in)

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