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danger

dan·ger

danger

 
pronunciation:
deIn jr
part of speech: noun
definition 1: exposure to harm or peril.
Our parents tried their best to keep us out of danger.The animal sensed danger and leapt back into the woods.
synonyms:
jeopardy, peril
antonyms:
safety, security
similar words:
hazard, insecurity, risk
definition 2: a source or instance of harm or injury.
Firemen face many dangers in their work.
synonyms:
hazard, menace, peril, risk
similar words:
threat
derivation: dangerless (adj.)