How to Pronounce piker?

Correct pronunciation for the word "piker" is [pˈa͡ɪkə], [pˈa‍ɪkə], [p_ˈaɪ_k_ə].

"Piker" in context

Piker is a noun used to describe a person who is inactive or unwilling to take a risk, especially in a financial situation. It is often used in reference to someone who is avoiding investing money in the stock market or taking other risks with their finances. Someone who acts this way is seen as someone who is too afraid to take the chance that their money might not be used wisely or give any return. It is seen as a sign of caution or even cowardice.

The term piker can also be used outside of a financial context to refer to someone who avoids participation in any situation where their actions could have a negative outcome.

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