Definition for danger
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Unfortunately, this change alone can only mitigate the danger of misleading health information, but does little to actually stop it.

Geologists are also warning of the danger of destructive debris flows.

Halloween is still a long way off, but as summer ends, some Outside editors are getting in the spirit early with a new HBO horror series, an unsettling novel about the dangers of technology, and a book all about death rituals.

“We need another scale or some totally different way of warning of a danger,” says Masters.

Without privacy, we run the danger that someone will build The Ring and destroy society by ruling us all.

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Kickstarter is one start-up platform that seems to have realized the danger.

What had been the greatest asset of the paperback revolution,” observes Rabinowitz, “became its greatest danger.

He remained as hopeful as ever that he would himself join the NYPD, whatever the danger.

They work in a world filled with a sense—real or imagined—of danger lurking around each corner and every hallway.

The actions of North Korea this week should also send a clear message about the danger of this regime.

But the greatest danger I ever underwent in that kingdom was from a monkey, who belonged to one of the clerks of the kitchen.

In particular the Governor of Adinskoy offered us a guard of fifty men to the next station, if we apprehended any danger.

Worst danger zone, the open sea, now traversed, but on land not yet out of the wood.

We got off our horses and stooped over the man, forgetting for the moment that danger might lurk in the surrounding thicket.

They soon retired, however, as the Fort was in danger of being attacked from another side.


On this page you'll find 49 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to danger, such as: crisis, emergency, exposure, insecurity, instability, and jeopardy.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.