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danger

  

      n  
1    the state of being vulnerable to injury, loss, or evil; risk  
2    a person or thing that may cause injury, pain, etc.  
3    Obsolete   power  
4    in danger of   liable to  
5    on the danger list   critically ill in hospital  
     (C13: daunger power, hence power to inflict injury, from Old French dongier (from Latin dominium ownership) blended with Old French dam injury, from Latin damnum)  
  dangerless      adj  


danger money  
      n   extra money paid to compensate for the risks involved in certain dangerous jobs  
objective danger  
      n     (Mountaineering)   a danger, such as a stone fall or avalanche, to which climbing skill is irrelevant  
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danger

  
  
endangerment, hazard, insecurity, jeopardy, menace, peril, pitfall, precariousness, risk, threat, venture, vulnerability  

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n.
term coined by the James Bond movie, meaning that a great danger will come for Bond to overcome
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