Danger

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Danger->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ danger
danger
peril
insecurity
jeopardy
risk
hazard
venture
precariousness
slipperiness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ instability
instability
&c. 149
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ defenselessness
defenselessness
&c.???adj.
exposure
&c.(liability) 177
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ vulnerability
vulnerability
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ vulnerable point
vulnerable point
heel of Achilles
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ forlorn hope
forlorn hope
&c.(hopelessness) 859
=>(Dangerous course)
GRP: \\ N \\ Dangerous course
Sgm: \\ N \\ Dangerous course \\ leap in the dark
leap in the dark
&c.(rashness) 863
Sgm: \\ N \\ Dangerous course \\ road to ruin
road to ruin
faciles descensus Averni
=>(Vergil)
hairbreadth escape
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ cause for alarm
cause for alarm
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ source of danger
source of danger
&c. 667
=>(Approach of danger)
GRP: \\ N \\ Approach of danger
Sgm: \\ N \\ Approach of danger \\ rock ahead
rock ahead
breakers ahead
Sgm: \\ N \\ Approach of danger \\ storm brewing
storm brewing
Sgm: \\ N \\ Approach of danger \\ clouds in the horizon
clouds in the horizon
clouds gathering
Sgm: \\ N \\ Approach of danger \\ warning
warning
&c. 668
Sgm: \\ N \\ Approach of danger \\ alarm
alarm
&c. 669
=>(Sense of danger)
GRP: \\ N \\ Sense of danger
Sgm: \\ N \\ Sense of danger \\ apprehension
apprehension
&c. 860
PARAG:Danger->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be in danger
be in danger
&c.???adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be exposed to danger
be exposed to danger
run into danger
incur danger
encounter danger
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ run a risk
run a risk
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lay oneself open to
lay oneself open to
&c.(liability) 177
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lean on a broken reed
lean on a broken reed
trust to a broken reed
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ feel the ground sliding from under one
feel the ground sliding from under one
have to run for it
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have the chances against one
have the chances against one
have the odds against one
face long odds
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be in deep trouble
be in deep trouble
be between a rock and a hard place
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ hang by a thread
hang by a thread
totter
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ sleep on a volcano
sleep on a volcano
stand on a volcano
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ sit on a barrel of gunpowder
sit on a barrel of gunpowder
live in a glass house
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ bring in danger
bring in danger
place in danger
put in danger
place in jeopardy
put in jeopardy
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ endanger
endanger
expose to danger
imperil
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ jeopard
jeopard
jeopardize
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ compromise
compromise
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ sail too near the wind
sail too near the wind
&c.(rash) 863
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ adventure
adventure
risk
hazard
venture
stake
set at hazard
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ run the gauntlet
run the gauntlet
&c.(dare) 861
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ engage in a forlorn hope
engage in a forlorn hope
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ threaten danger
threaten danger
&c. 909
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ run one hard
run one hard
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ lay a trap for
lay a trap for
&c.(deceive) 545
PARAG:Danger->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in danger
in danger
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ endangered
endangered
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ fraught with danger
fraught with danger
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dangerous
dangerous
hazardous
perilous
parlous
periculous|
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unsafe
unsafe
unprotected
&c.(safe, protect &c. 664) ???
insecure
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ untrustworthy
untrustworthy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ built upon
built upon
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ sand
sand
on a sandy basis
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ wildcat
wildcat
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ defenseless
defenseless
fenceless
guardless
harborless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ unshielded
unshielded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ vulnerable
vulnerable
expugnable
exposed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ open to
open to
&c.(liable) 177
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ aux abois
aux abois
at bay
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ on the wrong side of the wall
on the wrong side of the wall
on a lee shore
on the rocks
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ at stake
at stake
in question
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ precarious
precarious
critical
ticklish
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ slippery
slippery
slippy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ hanging by a thread
hanging by a thread
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ with a halter round one's neck
with a halter round one's neck
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ between the hammer and the anvil
between the hammer and the anvil
between Scylla and Charybdis
between a rock and a hard place
between the devil and the deep blue sea
between two fires
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ on the edge of a precipice
on the edge of a precipice
on the brink of a precipice
on the verge of a precipice
on the edge of a volcano
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ in the lion's den
in the lion's den
on slippery ground
under fire
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ not out of the wood
not out of the wood
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 7
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ unwarned
unwarned
unadmonished
unadvised
unprepared
&c. 674
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ off one's guard
off one's guard
&c.(inexpectant) 508
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 8
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ tottering
tottering
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ unstable
unstable
unsteady
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ shaky
shaky
top-heavy
tumbledown
ramshackle
crumbling
waterlogged
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ helpless
helpless
guideless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ in a bad way
in a bad way
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ reduced to the last extremity
reduced to the last extremity
at the last extremity
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ trembling in the balance
trembling in the balance
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ nodding to its fall
nodding to its fall
&c.(destruction) 162
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 9
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 9 \\ threatening
threatening
&c. 909
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 9 \\ ominous
ominous
illomened
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 9 \\ alarming
alarming
&c.(fear) 860
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 9 \\ explosive
explosive
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 10
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 10 \\ adventurous
adventurous
&c.(rash) 863
=>(bold)
???>861
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 11
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 11 \\ 1
???>Phr.
incidit in Scyllam qui vult vitare Charybdim
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 11 \\ nam tua res agitur paries dum proximus ardet
nam tua res agitur paries dum proximus ardet

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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