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precarious
used in Turtles All the Way Down

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Definition
unsafe or in danger of getting worse — especially in danger of falling
  • Me: I feel kinda precarious in general, and I can't really date you.
    p. 162.2
  • The rest of the art was cool, too—big abstract paintings of hard-edged geometric shapes, an assemblage of old wooden chairs precariously stacked to the ceiling, a huge photograph of a kid jumping on a trampoline alone in a vast harvested cornfield—but Mychal's was my favorite, and not just because I knew him.
    p. 261.6

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