Precariousの例文や意味・使い方に関するQ&A

「Precarious」を含む文の意味

Q: precarious とはどういう意味ですか?
A: “Precarious” means unstable or to be in a position that will likely fail.
People usually use it to talk about items that may fall (“the glass of water was precariously placed on the edge of the table”) or when someone is very close to being in trouble (“the student needed 70% to pass the class, so the current grade of 70.3% felt precarious”)
Q: precarious とはどういう意味ですか?
A: Dependent on circumstances; beyond your control; at the will of another.

Synonyms: unsteady; insecure
Q: precarious とはどういう意味ですか?
A: It means that you're (or something is) in a situation that is potentially dangerous. E.g. if a mountain climber is crawling along a ledge over a big drop without being able to use a rope, then that would be a precarious situation.
Q: precarious とはどういう意味ですか?
A: Perilous, dangerous, not secure...

The vase was placed precariously on the shelf = the vase looks like it is dangerously placed and could fall off the shelf.
Q: precarious とはどういう意味ですか?
A: something is on the edge of falling, in a position where it may fall

「Precarious」の使い方・例文

Q: precarious を使った例文を教えて下さい。
A: Because of the virus outbreak, China is in a particularly precarious diplomatic position.

The Soviet Union was in an especially precarious position: a Japanese declaration of war would force the Soviet military into a war on two fronts.
Q: precarious を使った例文を教えて下さい。
A: Living a life as a artist can be a precarious life.

He made a precarious life as an artist

「Precarious」の類語とその違い

Q: precarious と dangerous はどう違いますか?
A: Something precarious is going to fall or break. Imagine a cup on the edge of a table or a house built on the side of a cliff.

Dangerous means it might cause harm to me. Sharks are dangerous. Driving your car too fast is dangerous.
Q: precarious と unstable はどう違いますか?
A: depending on the situation they are interchangeable but when referring to a person precarious is nicer where unstable is a little ruder as far as talking about mental state or ability to work situation
Q: precarious と dangerous はどう違いますか?
A: I was standing on a precarious ledge.

The oven can be dangerous for children
Q: precarious と dangerous はどう違いますか?
A: They are the same most the time. Precarious usually means someone else made it that way.
"The ball was placed (by someone) in a precarious spot."
Dangerous is fine to but dangerous can also just describe someone/something.
"That man is dangerous."
It is difficult to explain. But precarious can always mean dangerous and dangerous can almost always mean precarious.

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