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dangerousadjective

us   /ˈdeɪn·dʒər·əs, ˈdeɪndʒ·rəs/
able or likely to cause harm or death, or unpleasant problems: dangerous chemicals/bacteria Whooping cough is most dangerous for infants.
dangerously
adverb us   /ˈdeɪn·dʒə·rə·sli/
dangerously high winds
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uk   /ˈdeɪn.dʒər.əs/ us   /ˈdeɪn.dʒɚ.əs/
A2 A dangerous person, animal, thing, or activity could harm you: dangerous chemicals The men are armed and dangerous. His parents won't let him play ice hockey because they think it's too dangerous. [+ to infinitive] It's dangerous to take more than the recommended dose.

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(Definition of dangerous from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dangerous”
in Arabic خَطير…
in Korean 위험한…
in Portuguese perigoso…
in Catalan perillós…
in Japanese 危ない…
in Chinese (Simplified) 危险的,有威胁的, 不安全的…
in Turkish tehlikeli…
in Russian опасный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 危險的,有威脅的, 不安全的…
in Italian pericoloso…
in Polish niebezpieczny…
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