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dangerous

adjective Exposing to danger; involving danger; pertaining to danger; referring to danger; potentially causing harm to persons or property; associated with danger and harm.
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The wanton wind had been so busily kissing them all the morning that they were quite dry, so I was able to find room for them in my knapsack without danger to the other contents; and, with a hasty good-day to their recent possessor, I set off at full speed to find a secure nook where I could throw myself down on the grass, and let loose the absurd laughter that was dangerously bottled up within me; but even before I do that it behoves me if possible to vindicate my sanity to the reader.
Henrietta dangerously ill after journey wants to see you doctors say must come at once
He was worse next day, and by the morning of the third day was dangerously ill.
His legs were dangerously near to Tommy Brock's teeth.
Those ideas of his might work out dangerously with strangers.
There were already a couple of score of passengers aboard, some of whom had expended their last money in securing a passage, but the captain lay off the Blackwater until five in the afternoon, picking up passengers until the seated decks were even dangerously crowded.
Then another error seized me on seeing you in company with these gentlemen--I was afraid you were dangerously ill.
The next morning he could not see or hear; the jailer feared he was dangerously ill.
This may not be, Agelaus," answered Melanthius, "the mouth of the narrow passage is dangerously near the entrance to the outer court.
A few days later, my mother suddenly fell dangerously ill.
Tom dangerously ill, Edmund gone to attend him, and the sadly small party remaining at Mansfield, were cares to shut out every other care, or almost every other.
When any chief personage is on his death-bed, or dangerously ill, the medicine men are sent for.