Risky vs Unsteady - What's the difference?
| Related terms
Risky is a related term of unsteady.
As adjectives the difference between risky and unsteady
is that risky
is dangerous, involving risks while unsteady
is not held firmly in position, physically unstable.
As a verb unsteady is
to render unsteady, removing balance.
Dangerous, involving risks.
- Investing in this start-up company could be risky .
* hazardous, dangerous, perilous
* riskless, safe
Not held firmly in position, physically unstable.
*:"Mid-Lent, and the Enemy grins," remarked Selwyn as he started for church with Nina and the children. Austin, knee-deep in a dozen Sunday supplements, refused to stir; poor little Eileen was now convalescent from grippe, but still unsteady on her legs; her maid had taken the grippe, and now moaned all day:"
Noted for lack of regularity or uniformity.
Inconstant in purpose, or volatile in behavior.
* (not held or fixed securely and likely to fall over) precarious, rickety, shaky, tottering, unsafe, unstable, wobbly
To render unsteady, removing balance.