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dangerously unstable and unpredictable

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tending to betray

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Eventually the musicians decided to turn these origins and personal journeys in to one whole, and at Celtic Connections 2009, the Treacherous Orchestra was born.
But the question is: Does Hizbullah's treacherous statement negate the facts of Iran's flagrant interference in Lebanon, Palestine, Iraq, Bahrain, Yemen and other spots where there is room for infiltration, sabotage, inciting strife and undermining national unity?
April 16, 1995: Two boys, dressed in shorts and T-shirts, plucked from the foot of Huntcliff in a rescue which saw the boat's engines stopped and lifted clear of the sea in case they snagged on rocks in treacherous seas.
MAKING A SPLASH A police car drives along the flooded Promenade in Whitley Bay as heavy downpours led to treacherous conditions.
1 : not safe because of hidden dangers a treacherous place for boats <This was a treacherous road at night .
Perched atop his one-wheeled cycle, Kris Holm zigzags across the treacherous terrain of Mount Seymour in Vancouver, Canada.
It takes a treacherous situation to act as a catalyst that ultimately helps Elsie, who is desperately trying to make sense of the big picture.
It was in the dark as well, which didn't help, and it was treacherous underfoot.
The course was damaged in spots from recent hurricanes and tropical storms, and several of the top finishers crashed at one point or another on the treacherous course.
This was nuclear extortion, plain and simple, but President Clinton announced that this treacherous agreement was "good for the United States, good for our allies, and good for the safety of the entire world.
The 40-foot lighthouse, officially named Jeffrey's Hook, was erected in 1880 and moved to its current site along the treacherous section of the Hudson River in 1921.
Featuring the stories of The Three Drinks, The Captive Princess, The Hare of Sleevebawn, The Treacherous Waters, The Jewel of Truth, The Mountain Wolf, A Prince in Disguise, and the title piece, The Enchanted Lake this anthology deftly offers a very special introduction into traditional Irish storytelling culture and folk lore.
Encountering a multitude of treacherous enemies, including a quite frightful giant, Pirate Pete's Giant Adventure carries young readers through an engaging picturebook story of wit and intrigue as Pete's expert cunning and creative approach to piracy brings to his prize despite a rather gullible giant.
With the advent of the Little Ice Age in the 13th century, fishing became increasingly difficult in the treacherous waters off Norway and Iceland, requiring that vessels forge farther from Europe.
North Wales roads were treacherous for drivers on Sunday morning