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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • n. An overhanging or extremely steep mass of rock, such as a crag or the face of a cliff.
  • n. The brink of a dangerous or disastrous situation: on the precipice of defeat.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • n. A very steep cliff.
  • n. The brink of a dangerous situation.
  • n. A headlong fall or descent.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • n. A sudden or headlong fall.
  • n. A headlong steep; a very steep, perpendicular, or overhanging place; an abrupt declivity; a cliff.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • n. A headlong fall; an abrupt descent.
  • n. A bank or cliff extremely steep, or even perpendicular or overhanging; a headlong declivity.
  • n. The brink of a steep declivity; hence, a dangerous place; a critical position; a perilous location.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • n. a very steep cliff
  • Hypernym
    Words that are more generic or abstract
    drop-off    drop    cliff   
    Words with the same meaning
    Same Context
    Words that are found in similar contexts
    crag    cliff    chasm    ravine    ledge    bluff    pinnacle    peak    abyss    boulder