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synonyms for hanging by a thread

  • dangerous
  • delicate
  • dicey
  • hazardous
  • insecure
  • perilous
  • problematic
  • risky
  • rocky
  • shaky
  • slippery
  • ticklish
  • touchy
  • uncertain
  • unhealthy
  • unreliable
  • unsettled
  • unstable
  • unsteady
  • ambiguous
  • borderline
  • chancy
  • contingent
  • dubious
  • dynamite
  • equivocal
  • hairy
  • iffy
  • impugnable
  • indecisive
  • loaded
  • on thin ice
  • open
  • out on a limb
  • rugged
  • sensitive
  • touch and go
  • unsafe
  • unsure
  • hazardous
  • perilous
  • risky
  • treacherous
  • uncertain
  • unreliable
  • unsound
  • unstable
  • untrustworthy
  • insecure
  • alarming
  • chancy
  • erratic
  • explosive
  • fearsome
  • on a limb
  • on thin ice
  • precarious
  • shaky
  • slippery
  • threatening
  • ticklish
  • touch and go
  • touchy
  • undependable

antonyms for hanging by a thread

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  • certain
  • definite
  • guarded
  • happy
  • healthy
  • protected
  • reliable
  • safe
  • secure
  • settled
  • stable
  • steady
  • strong
  • sure
  • firm
  • undoubted
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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WORDS RELATED TO HANGING BY A THREAD

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