Sunday, May 19, 2002
Definitions for precipice
- A very steep, perpendicular, or overhanging place; a cliff.
- The brink of a hazardous situation.
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Citations for precipice
Barbara got as close to the edge as she dared and looked down over the precipice.
And then, just like that, there you were, on the edge of the precipice, with everything spread out underneath: the valley, and then, twenty miles off, the shimmering, spangling City.