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Dangerous vs. Adventurous

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Dangerousadjective

Full of danger.

‘Railway crossings without gates are highly dangerous.’;

Adventurousadjective

Inclined to adventure; willing to incur risks; prone to embark in hazardous enterprise; rashly daring.

Dangerousadjective

Causing danger; ready to do harm or injury.

Adventurousadjective

Full of hazard; attended with risk; exposing to danger; requiring courage; rash.

Dangerousadjective

In a condition of danger, as from illness; threatened with death.

Adventurousadjective

Inclined to adventure; willing to incur hazard; prone to embark in hazardous enterprise; rashly daring; - applied to persons.

‘Bold deed thou hast presumed, adventurous Eve.’;

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Dangerousadjective

(obsolete) Hard to suit; difficult to please.

Adventurousadjective

Full of hazard; attended with risk; exposing to danger; requiring courage; rash; - applied to acts; as, an adventurous undertaking, deed, song.

Dangerousadjective

(obsolete) Reserved; not affable.

Adventurousadjective

willing to undertake or seeking out new and daring enterprises;

‘adventurous pioneers’; ‘the risks and gains of an adventuresome economy’;

Dangerousadjective

Attended or beset with danger; full of risk; perilous; hazardous; unsafe.

‘Our troops set forth to-morrow; stay with us;The ways are dangerous.’; ‘It is dangerous to assert a negative.’;

Adventurousadjective

willing to take risks or to try out new methods, ideas, or experiences

‘an adventurous traveller’;

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Dangerousadjective

Causing danger; ready to do harm or injury.

‘If they incline to think you dangerousTo less than gods.’;

Adventurousadjective

involving new ideas or methods

‘they wanted more adventurous meals’;

Dangerousadjective

In a condition of danger, as from illness; threatened with death.

Adventurousadjective

full of excitement

‘my life couldn't be more adventurous’;

Dangerousadjective

Hard to suit; difficult to please.

‘My wages ben full strait, and eke full small;My lord to me is hard and dangerous.’;

Dangerousadjective

Reserved; not affable.

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Dangerousadjective

involving or causing danger or risk; liable to hurt or harm;

‘a dangerous criminal’; ‘a dangerous bridge’; ‘unemployment reached dangerous proportions’;

Dangerousadjective

causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm;

‘a dangerous operation’; ‘a grave situation’; ‘a grave illness’; ‘grievous bodily harm’; ‘a serious wound’; ‘a serious turn of events’; ‘a severe case of pneumonia’; ‘a life-threatening disease’;

Dangerousadjective

able or likely to cause harm or injury

‘insecticides which are dangerous to the environment’; ‘a dangerous animal’;

Dangerousadjective

likely to cause problems or to have adverse consequences

‘it is dangerous to convict on his evidence’;

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