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English definition of “unsafe”


adjective uk   /ʌnˈseɪf/ us  

unsafe adjective (IN DANGER)

C1 not safeUnsafe and insecure

unsafe adjective (LAW)

UK specialized law describes a conviction (= legal decision that someone is guilty) that may be wrong because it is based on bad evidence: an unsafe conviction/verdictUncertaintyHesitatingAchievable
(Definition of unsafe from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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