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English definition of “danger”


noun     /ˈdeɪn.dʒər/ US  /-dʒɚ/
A2 [C or U] the possibility of harm or death to someone: Danger! Keep out! He drove so fast that I really felt my life was in danger. The doctors say he is now out of danger (= is not expected to die although he has been extremely sick ). the dangers of rock-climbingDangers and threats B1 [C] something or someone that may harm you: Icy roads are a danger to drivers . The judge described him as a danger to society .Dangers and threats danger of sth A2 the possibility that something bad will happen : If there's any danger of seeing Gary at the party , I'm not going. If he carries on like this he's in danger of losing his job .Dangers and threats
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