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The amount that an insurance company stands to lose.
(Insurance) An event which causes a loss, or the risk of a specific such event.
(Court Tennis) Any of the three openings on the side (hazard side) of the court in which service is received (American football) Any of the defensive players who are in position furthest from the line of scrimmage and whose responsibility is to defend against passes as well as to be the tacklers of last resort.
An undertaking that is dangerous, daring, or of uncertain outcome.
An unsuspected difficulty, danger, or error that one may fall into
Protection is a person or thing that shields from danger, pain or discomfort, or money paid to avoid violence or prosecution.
Exposure to possible harm, loss, or injury
A threat or the act of threatening
(Law) A defendant's risk or danger of conviction when put on trial.
An indication of impending danger or harm:
Tendency to behave or react violently or erratically
Exposure to possible harm, loss, or injury (Uncountable) The property of being slippery.
A preserving or being preserved The act of imperiling, or the state of being imperiled.
(Statistics) The estimated amount or percentage by which an estimated or calculated value may differ from the true value.
Appearance in public or in the mass media: The act of putting someone into danger, or the condition of being in danger
The definition of a crisis is a turning point or a difficult or dark time when disasters are happening or when tough decisions must be made.
The condition or quality of being exigent; urgency
circean Of or pertaining to , the Greek Circe goddess, a mythological enchantress who first charmed her victims and then changed them into animals.
Full of or involving peril; dangerous or risky.
The definition of pernicious is deadly or very destructive.
(Informal) Annoying; mischievous; bothersome
The definition of precarious is something dependent on forces or circumstances outside one's control. Dangerous, involving risks.
sematic (Biology, of the colouring of some insects etc) Acting as a sign of danger.
Susceptible to physical harm or damage:
A financial speculation or business venture.
The condition or quality of being difficult:
Something imminent; esp., impending evil, danger, etc.
(Now Rare) An impeding or being impeded; obstruction
skull-and-crossbones A human skull facing forward with crossbones beneath, as traditionally pictured on pirates' flags and now used as a warning sign as on poisons
A treacherous or deceitful person
(Countable) An act or case of reckless boldness.
To expose to danger, harm, or loss; imperil
To expose to loss or injury; imperil.
The protection of the body from a disease caused by an infectious agent, such as a bacterium or virus. Immunity may be natural (that is, inherited) or acquired.
The state of being covered or protected; protection; refuge
Safety; the condition of being protected against harm. (Countable) a specific weakness in the protections or defences surrounding someone or something. The property of being shaky. The brink of a dangerous situation.
Anything certain; definite act
Containing errors or alterations, especially ones that prevent proper understanding or use:
Involving or filled with danger; perilous.
Having a menacing aspect: Risky, dangerous, with the nature of a hazard.
About to occur; impending:
The definition of insidious is something or someone who works in a subtle or sly way, or in an intent to trap. Synonym Study
implies the voluntary taking of a dangerous chance
implies a foreseeable but uncontrollable possibility of danger, but stresses the element of chance the hazards of hunting big game
emphasizes exposure to extreme danger liberty is in jeopardy under tyrants
suggests great and imminent danger in peril of death
is the general term for liability to injury or evil, of whatever degree or likelihood of occurrence the danger of falling on icy walks
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