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adjective tricky pronunciation in British English /ˈtrɪki/ 
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adjectivetricky
comparativetrickier
superlativetrickiest

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    difficult to do

    Finding the answer proved to be a little bit tricky.

    1. a.
      difficult to deal with
      a tricky question/problem/situation:

      That's a tricky question because there are many things to consider.

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