In 1965, despite the precipitous decline in the worker-to-retiree ratio, Social Security paid its bills with a 2.2% payroll tax.
Negrial walked the precipitous path, down a steep hill littered with rubble and glass, to his house.
This sort of precipitous drop can reflect gyrations in the price of gas.
Two connected factors help explain the court's precipitous plunge.
Now is the time to reverse the precipitous slide toward the imperial presidency.
Castle Rheinstein stands in renewed youthful beauty on the edge of its precipitous cliff overlooking our noble stream.
Behind us rises a precipitous hill, tree-clad to the summit.
They were in a small lake surrounded by lofty and precipitous icebergs.
“Yes,” said Dale, preparing to descend the precipitous piece.
At length, the wood opened into a wide glade, from which rose a precipitous ascent, crowned with the ruins of an old castle.