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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -precipitously-, *precipitously*.
English-Thai: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
precipitously    [ADV] อย่างลาดชัน

CMU English Pronouncing Dictionary
PRECIPITOUSLY    P R IY2 S IH1 P AH0 T AH0 S L IY0

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
precipitously    (a) (p r i1 s i1 p i t @ s l ii)

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (2 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Precipitous \Pre*cip"i*tous\, a. [L. praeceps, -cipitis: cf. OF.
     precipiteux. See {Precipice}.]
     1. Steep, like a precipice; as, a precipitous cliff or
        mountain.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. Headlong; as, precipitous fall.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. Hasty; rash; quick; sudden; precipitate; as, precipitous
        attempts. --Sir T. Browne. "Marian's low, precipitous
        `Hush!'" --Mrs. Browning.
        [1913 Webster] -- {Pre*cip"i*tous*ly}, adv. --
        {Pre*cip"i*tous*ness}, n.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  precipitously
      adv 1: very suddenly and to a great degree; "conditions that
             precipitously increase the birthrate"; "prices rose
             sharply" [syn: {precipitously}, {sharply}]
      2: abruptly; in a precipitous manner; "the mountains rose
         precipitously from the shore"

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