Crossword Clue and Answers

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This clue in was most recently seen in the wild in Irish Independent - Simple.

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  • Irish Independent - Simple - Tuesday, 17 Aug 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Tuesday, 20 Jul 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Wednesday, 16 Sep 2020
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Saturday, 4 Apr 2020
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Friday, 21 Feb 2020
  • The New York Times Crossword - Saturday, 21 Oct 2017

Crossword Answers

5 letters

(used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail

Full of hardship or trials; "the rocky road to success"; "they were having a rough time"

A substance that is fluid at room temperature and pressure

Not secure; beset with difficulties; "a shaky marriage"

WONKY Rhonda Tanner
Turned or twisted toward one side; "a...youth with a gorgeous red necktie all awry"- G.K.Chesterton; "his wig was, as the British say, skew-whiff"

ROCKY Surinder Sobti

6 letters

FICKLE Chris Roberson
Marked by erratic changeableness in affections or attachments; "fickle friends"; "a flirt's volatile affections"

A member of the Industrial Workers of the World

Lacking firmness of will or character or purpose; "infirm of purpose; give me the daggers" - Shakespeare

7 letters

Unsteady in gait as from infirmity or old age; "a tottering skeleton of a horse"; "a tottery old man"

Not static or stable

Likely to perform unpredictably; "erratic winds are the bane of a sailor"; "a temperamental motor; sometimes it would start and sometimes it wouldn't"; "that beautiful but temperamental instrument the flute"- Osbert Lancaster

Inclined to shake as from weakness or defect; "a rickety table"; "a wobbly chair with shaky legs"; "the ladder felt a little wobbly"; "the bridge still stands though one of the arches is wonky"

Of e.g. advice

Guided by whim and fancy; "flighty young girls"

8 letters

VARIABLE Chris Roberson
A quantity that can assume any of a set of values

Liable to lead to sudden change or violence; "an explosive issue"; "a volatile situation with troops and rioters eager for a confrontation"

Causing or tending to cause things to slip or slide; "slippery sidewalks"; "a slippery bar of soap"; "the streets are still slippy from the rain"

Lacking self-confidence or assurance; "an insecure person lacking mental stability"

Subject to change or variation; "her unsteady walk"; "his hand was unsteady as he poured the wine"; "an unsteady voice"

9 letters

(of structures or institutions) having lost stability; failing or on the point of collapse; "a tottering empire"

10 letters

Not secure; beset with difficulties; "a shaky marriage"

11 letters

Suffering from severe mental illness; "of unsound mind"