dangerously
adverb see dangerous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dangerously — UK [ˈdeɪndʒərəslɪ] / US adverb 1) to such a degree that harm, death, damage, or destruction is possible dangerously low/high/hot etc: Her blood pressure was climbing dangerously high. dangerously close/near: He was standing dangerously close to… …   English dictionary

  • dangerously — dan|ger|ous|ly [ deındʒərəsli ] adverb 1. ) to such a degree that harm, death, damage, or destruction is possible: dangerously low/high/hot etc.: Her blood pressure was climbing dangerously high. dangerously close/near: He was standing… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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  • dangerously — dangerous ► ADJECTIVE 1) likely to cause harm. 2) likely to cause problems. DERIVATIVES dangerously adverb dangerousness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • dangerously — adverb in a dangerous manner (Freq. 2) he came dangerously close to falling off the ledge • Syn: ↑perilously, ↑hazardously • Derived from adjective: ↑dangerous, ↑hazardous (f …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dangerously — Dangerous Dan ger*ous, a. [OE., haughty, difficult, dangerous, fr. OF. dangereus, F. dangereux. See {Danger}.] 1. Attended or beset with danger; full of risk; perilous; hazardous; unsafe. [1913 Webster] Our troops set forth to morrow; stay with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dangerously — See dangerous. * * * …   Universalium

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