Definition of tricky in English:

tricky

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Pronunciation: /ˈtrɪki
 
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adjective (trickier, trickiest)

Derivatives

trickily

adverb
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  • Customs officers, for example, I find trickily unpredictable.
  • With these techniques Johnson effectively but trickily conveys his ironic and multivocal vision and makes his narrator successfully write himself into the text.
  • The concerto demands athletic power from the soloist as he negotiates trickily angular and motoric passages, particularly in the last movement.

trickiness

noun
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  • Smith's technique makes the structural trickiness of the script work - in the hands of a lesser performer, Shakespeare's Will would not be as effective a drama.
  • One of the many marvelous things about American Splendor is that the extraordinary trickiness of the film's structure is truly the only way to tell its story.
  • The conspiracy theorists, however, interpret it as a bit of trickiness.

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