Synonyms of in the balance in English:

in the balance

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1‘the aircraft's future is in the balance after this crash’


uncertain, unknown, undetermined, unsettled, unresolved, unsure, pending, in limbo, in no man's land, up in the air, at a turning point, critical, at a critical stage, at a crisis

debatable, open to question, in doubt

unpredictable, unforeseeable, incalculable, speculative, unreliable, untrustworthy, undependable, risky, chancy

informal dicey, hairy, iffy

British informal dodgy