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1. danger

noun. ['ˈdeɪndʒɝ'] the condition of being susceptible to harm or injury.

Synonyms

  • clear and present danger
  • insecurity
  • riskiness
  • hazardousness
  • condition
  • exposure
  • perilousness
  • status
  • vulnerability

Antonyms

  • security
  • improvement
  • stigmatism
  • impurity

Etymology

  • daunger (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dangier (Anglo-Norman)

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Words that Rhyme with Danger

  • exchanger
  • stranger
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  • granger
  • ranger
  • manger
  • changer
  • arranger

Example sentences of the word danger


1. Noun, singular or mass
Recognizing the signs of possible danger can help you know when to stop exercising and seek help.

Quotes containing the word danger


1. The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions.
- Alfred Adler

2. No great art has ever been made without the artist having known danger.
- Rainer Maria Rilke

3. The Chinese use two brush strokes to write the word 'crisis.' One brush stroke stands for danger; the other for opportunity. In a crisis, be aware of the danger--but recognize the opportunity.
- John F. Kennedy

2. danger

noun. ['ˈdeɪndʒɝ'] a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury.

Synonyms

  • chance
  • crapshoot
  • gamble
  • venture
  • risk

Antonyms

  • secureness
  • abnormality
  • fullness
  • wetness

Etymology

  • daunger (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dangier (Anglo-Norman)

3. danger

noun. ['ˈdeɪndʒɝ'] a cause of pain or injury or loss.

Synonyms

  • menace
  • hazard
  • endangerment
  • threat
  • powder keg
  • cause
  • causal agency
  • causal agent
  • risk
  • jeopardy

Antonyms

  • disorderliness
  • order
  • comfort
  • orderliness

Etymology

  • daunger (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dangier (Anglo-Norman)

4. danger

noun. ['ˈdeɪndʒɝ'] a dangerous place.

Synonyms

  • country

Antonyms

  • guilt
  • astigmatism

Etymology

  • daunger (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dangier (Anglo-Norman)
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