Definition of “dangerously” - English Dictionary

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“dangerously” in British English

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dangerouslyadverb

uk /ˈdeɪn.dʒər.əs.li/ us /ˈdeɪn.dʒɚ.əs.li/

B1 in a way that is dangerous:

She drives dangerously.
He likes to live dangerously.

More examples

  • Food stores are reported to be running dangerously low in the capital.
  • I was worried because he was running dangerously close to the cliff edge.
  • That driver went dangerously fast, overtaking several cars, despite the wet conditions.
  • The woman was waving a knife about dangerously in the air and shouting.

(Definition of “dangerously” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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