What is another word for dangerous?

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[ dˈe͡ɪnd͡ʒəɹəs], [ dˈe‍ɪnd‍ʒəɹəs], [ d_ˈeɪ_n_dʒ_ə_ɹ_ə_s]

The word dangerous can be replaced by several synonyms, including perilous, hazardous, risky, insecure, precarious, unsafe, and menacing. Perilous suggests imminent threat or danger, while hazardous relates to something that is likely to cause harm. Risky is another word that implies danger, often with a positive or adventurous connotation. Insecure implies a sense of vulnerability while precarious suggests instability or uncertainty. Unsafe is a broad term that can be applied to physical or emotional harm. Finally, menacing describes something that is threatening or intimidating, often associated with a situation or person. All of these synonyms indicate a level of risk or potential harm, but with varying degrees of severity or certainty.

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    Dangerous animals are everywhere. Whether they're large or small, they can cause a lot of damage if they're not careful. Some animals are particularly dangerous, and you should always be aware of their characteristics if you're in any danger. Here are five of the most dangerous animals in the world.

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