Thesaurus / treacherous
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He spent almost 200 miles dodging massive hornets and fire ants, hopping from downed tree to downed tree, and crossing treacherous rivers with about 100 other racers and nothing but the food he could carry and an occasional water refill.
CAN A HUNTER OUTRUN AN ANTELOPE? THIS ULTRA-MARATHONER IS FINDING OUT.BY CHRISTINE PETERSON/OUTDOOR LIFENOVEMBER 23, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
Pernigotti said that only those who regularly climb in the Alps can appreciate how warmer weather has made the mountains more treacherous.
HOW CLIMATE CHANGE IS MAKING THE ALPS MORE DANGEROUSAGOSTINO PETRONIOCTOBER 23, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Observations from Earth suggested Bennu should be smooth and sandy, but when OSIRIS-REx arrived, it found a treacherous, rocky landscape.
NASA’S OSIRIS-REX SURVIVED ITS RISKY MISSION TO GRAB A PIECE OF AN ASTEROIDLISA GROSSMANOCTOBER 21, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
This treacherous sort of calm, we thought, might forbode a storm, and we did not allow it to lull us into security.
The profound and treacherous night with its silence and semblance of peace settled upon the camp.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
In a sudden, blind choler, she swept round, plucked the dagger from Tressan's belt and flung herself upon the treacherous captain.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Intellectually she is quite sound, but has a treacherous memory, and is very nervous.
A STATISTICAL INQUIRY INTO THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF EPILEPSYALEXANDER HUGHES BENNETT
A faithless woman, if known to be such by the person concerned, is but faithless; if she is believed faithful, she is treacherous.
THE 'CHARACTERS' OF JEAN DE LA BRUYREJEAN DE LA BRUYRE
WORDS RELATED TO TREACHEROUS
- like a snake in the grass
- on collision course
- on the QT
- on the quiet
- under wraps
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