Definition Of parlous
full of danger or uncertainty; precarious.
the parlous state of the economy
greatly or excessively.
she is parlous handsome
Example Of parlous
And how do you sap the energy of the insurgency when the parlous state of the economy keeps everyone desperately poor?
Finally, I want to talk quite seriously about the parlous state of politics in this House.
In my submission, it is significant, because this document demonstrates that in practical terms this venture was in the same state of parlousness as was the venture considered in Jekos.
Is the state of American political fiction really so parlous perilous?
That is not a high level of income, but when one considers a number of other issues one finds that it is becoming even more difficult and parlous for people to live on it.