danger danger  /ˈdeɪn dʒər/


  1. (n) the condition of being susceptible to harm or injury
  2. (n) a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury
  3. (n) a cause of pain or injury or loss
  4. (n) a dangerous place



  1. Q A: With renewed focus on high-mercury tuna, one public-health expert says the real danger is that we're not eating enough fish.
  2. Analysis: The White House's proposed overhaul of the Endangered Species Act is its latest end-run around Congress to undo one of the real success stories of the green movement.
  3. I would not like to drive a racing car unless there was an element of danger involved, any more than I would like to fight a bull without horns.


  1. Cotton from trees increasing fire danger

    Fire danger is extreme in the riverside forest along the banks of the Rio Grande in New Mexico and getting worse every day, thanks to something the trees themselves are doing. Read more at KOB.com
    on June 18, 2013     Source: KOB 4 Albuquerque

  2. Danger Mouse puts polish on Portugal. The Man’s new record, ‘Evil Friends’

    Having five-time Grammy Award winner Danger Mouse produce your album is no small feat for any band.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Oneida Daily Dispatch

  3. Joe Danger, Joe Danger 2 ride onto PC June 24

    Joe Danger and Joe Danger 2: The Movie are bracing for impact with Steam on June 24, developer Hello Games told us. As for prices, Hello Games is keeping them under its helmet for now. Both tricksters will feature mouse and keyboard support, be compatible with Big Picture Mode, include ghost records to race against, and offer Steamworks support for their level editors. Gallery: Joe Danger 1 and ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Joystiq


  1. ...House spokesman Robert Gibbs said President Barack Obama believes that until investigations can determine why the spill happened, continued deepwater drilling exposes workers and the environment to "a danger that the president does not...
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: The Associated Press

  2. Those characteristics, Bush said, are what the nation needs in a president: "somebody that can handle the tough decisions, somebody who won't flinch in the face of danger."
    on Mar 4, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Boston Globe

  3. "It's a big storm," Texas Gov. Rick Perry said. "I cannot overemphasize the danger that is facing us. It's going to do some substantial damage. It's going to knock out power. It's going to cause massive flooding."
    on Sep 12, 2008 By: Rick Perry Source: MiamiHerald.com

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