precarious - Dictionary definition and meaning for word precarious
PRE+CARE+IOUS -> We have to take CARE while doing something risky so that it does not go wrong. ..
what we do before starting something unsafe or risky, we say our prayers. so: PRAY + KARI = precarious
Stress on the word CAR in it=> risky,lacking in stability
PRE + CAR + US = kisi shop ke samne CAR park karna UNSAFE hai.....
sounds like curious, Being curious ahead of time(pre) is risky, cause we all know curiosity killed the cat! :P
before(PRE) car is risky