dodgy

[doj-ee]
adjective, dodgier, dodgiest.
1.
inclined to dodge.
2.
evasively tricky: a dodgy manner of dealing with people.
3.
Chiefly British. risky; hazardous; chancy.

Origin:
1860–65; dodge + -y1

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dodgy (ˈdɒdʒɪ)
 
adj , dodgier, dodgiest
1.  risky, difficult, or dangerous
2.  uncertain or unreliable; tricky

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dodgy
1861, from dodge + -y (2).
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dodgy definition


Synonym with flaky. Preferred outside the US
[Jargon File]

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Example sentences
We depend on dodgy governments to supply us with our need for oil.
There always felon and dodgy people in control of any system.
But basing your foundations on the unjustified abstraction of a dodgy metaphor
  is not a good way to go about it.
Propping up power is, generally, a less dodgy proposition than defying it.
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