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When the ad shifts to Hunter Biden, it makes another tricky maneuver.

By design, comparing the performance of RSAs to ETAs is tricky because they are two different animals.

Below are a range of options to tackle the trickiest of scalp problems.

Even so, some say that navigating the talk can be tricky especially when doing so with a client.

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We opened that up nationwide for free to the entire country because we knew navigating a relationship and dating in this environment was tricky.

From Fortune

The digital dating sphere can prove tricky, and bruising, for the trans user.

Their solidified friendship is one of the most touching details of the premiere, but it also puts Branson in a tricky predicament.

The power delivered by the rocket motor was uneven and tricky to control.

It is a tricky and perilous path, but there are no realistic alternatives.

What makes Islam so tricky that it trips up even the usually more discerning among us?

The English have too much pride to be tricky or shabby, even in the essentially corrupting relation of buyer and seller.

A man's mind is a tricky thing—or, speaking more exactly, a man's emotions are tricky things.

He was concerned with the villainous intrigues of Cerizet, his copy-clerk, and with Theodose de la Peyrade, the tricky lawyer.

The thing, as he had said, was tricky; it came and went; and the fear of losing it was the most overpowering of all fears.

You may have married a healthy animal, but animals are tricky and uncertain.


On this page you'll find 143 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tricky, such as: complex, critical, delicate, intricate, knotty, and precarious.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.