1. I〔急な〕steep
    • 険しい山道
    • a steep mountain path
  1. II
  1. 1〔厳しい〕
    • 険しい顔付き
    • a severe [stern/grim] look
    • 険しい声で
    • in a harsh [sharp] voice
  1. 2〔危険の起こりそうな〕critical
    • 険しい戦局
    • the critical state of the war
    • 前途は険しい
    • Many difficulties lie ahead of us.