Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Risky"

The meaning of "Risky" in various phrases and sentences

Q: Что значит risky?
A: If something is “risky” it is dangerous in some way and has the potential to harm. Or it could be unreliable or uncertain.

You can call buying a new business “risky”.

Or if you are faced with a dangerous situation you can say things like: “Isn’t it a little too risky?”

“It seems a bit risky.”

“It’s risky but I’m willing to try.”

The same, like I mentioned earlier, can apply if you’re uncertain about the outcome. For example you want to talk to your crush but feel that they might ignore you, so you think it’s too “risky” to even try.
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Example sentences using "Risky"

Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с risky .
A: This investment is too risky. There's a good chance that it will not do well and fail

Synonyms of "Risky" and their differences

Q: В чем разница между risky и dangerous ?
A: Thanks!
Q: В чем разница между risky и dangerous ?
A: Example: Wear those shoes with that dress is a risky fashion choice. (meaning it could be a good or bad decision but in not way dangerous)

Example: Driving while intoxicated is very dangerous.
Q: В чем разница между risky и dangerous ?
A: "Dangerous" is a more negative word. First of all, the consequences of danger can be more severe if things go wrong. If something is dangerous, it means you might come to serious harm. Secondly, the implication is that there are no benefits to it at all.
"Risky" can be used in situations where you may actually benefit. You take a risk, and you either suffer a loss or you gain something. So a positive outcome is possible. It is also a bit more lighthearted, the severity of the loss if things go wrong doesn't feel as extreme as with "danger".
Q: В чем разница между risky и dangerous ?
A: It means the same thing! :)
Example:
-It was too risky to go on the journey
-It was too dangerous to go on the journey
Both make sense, and can be interchangeable :D

Translations of "Risky"

Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? risky
A: You mean the pronunciation?

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