Dangerous Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Dangerous

Risky; dangerous; perilous
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Characterized by unforeseen or hidden hazards; dangerous or deceptive:
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Involving risk; hazardous; dangerous
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Not safe; dangerous.
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Full of or involving peril; dangerous or risky.
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The definition of insecure is having a lack of confidence, or exposed to danger or risk.
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Fraught with danger or harm:
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Causing suffering; hard to bear; severe
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Involving an active threat
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Making or implying threats:
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Relating to criticism or careful analysis, such as literary or film criticism.
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The definition of serious is showing deep thought, not joking, or a situation that requires careful thought.
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Of a person, having a lot of hair on the body.
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Very harmful; destructive
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Not safe
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(Scot.) Bringing good luck
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Unsparing, harsh, or strict, as in treatment of others:
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Characterized by speculation; based on guessing or unfounded opinions.
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Mean; malicious; ill-humored
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The definition of imminent is something that is likely to happen very soon.
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Not safe
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Difficult to undertake, surmount, or defeat:
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Bold; willing to take risks; adventurous.
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Very risky
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Based on uncertain, unwarranted, or unproved premises:
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(Figuratively) Not easily impressed or affected; hard; unfeeling; obdurate; as, a rocky bosom.
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Fatally vulnerable; vital.
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Intended for use with fragile items.
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Used to describe something that endangers the continued life of the subject.
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(Slang) Easily driven to anger, usually with reference to a person.
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The definition of menacing is someone or something that is threatening or that suggests danger.
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Approaching; drawing near; about to happen
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Venturesome.
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Changeable; inconstant; wavering
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The definition of malignant is something evil or intending harm, a tumor that is spreading, or a disease that is invasive.
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Likely to cause an accident:
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(Of a person) Inclined to adventure; willing to incur risks; prone to embark in hazardous enterprise; rashly daring.
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Not safe
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Not safe
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Very sensitive or easily upset; touchy
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Not dependable or reliable; questionable
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Impossible to capture or enter by force:
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Not safe, firm, or solid; insecure
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Not protected; open to assault, injury, damage, or theft.
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Involving an active threat
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Easily hurt, as by adverse criticism; sensitive
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Not safe
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Ponderous or pompous; self-important
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Having many thorns or abounding in thorn-covered vegetation:
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The definition of fatal is something that causes death or that leads to failure or disaster.
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Not trustworthy; elusive or tricky:
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Liable to collapse or break down because weak or unsteady
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Repulsive or offensive; objectionable:
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Extremely formidable:
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Having arms (limbs) of a specified kind
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Uncertain, risky, or precarious
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(Slang) Very good or impressive. Often used in the negative:
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Antonyms for Dangerous

Free from danger or injury; undamaged or unhurt:
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Reliable; dependable:
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Having or showing no doubt; positive; confident
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Not hazardous.
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Not guilty of a specific crime or offense; legally blameless:
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Kept from escape or trouble; held in check; supervised
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Providing assistance; useful.
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Not disturbed or distracted.
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(Law) For one's own benefit
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The definition of careful is someone or something that works or thinks in a cautious, thorough or thoughtful way.
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Words Related to Dangerous

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Specifically, giving indication of a coming ill; being an evil omen; threatening; portentous; inauspicious.
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Subject to change; variable:
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In danger, at risk, said of something where there is a strong possibility something bad will happen to it (for example, a species in danger of going extinct)
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Giving safety; reducing danger or harm
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Causing or marked by danger or pain, for example
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