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Adjective: dodgy (dodgier,dodgiest)  dó-jee
Usage: Brit
  1. Of uncertain outcome; especially fraught with risk
    "an extremely dodgy future on a brave new world of liquid nitrogen, tar, and smog";
    - chancy, chanceful, dicey
  2. Marked by skill in deception
    "dodgy men often pass for wise";
    - crafty, cunning, foxy, guileful, knavish, slick, sly, tricksy, tricky, wily
  3. Of doubtful quality or legality

Derived forms: dodgiest, dodgier

See also: artful, dangerous, unsafe

Encyclopedia: Dodgy