noun see dangerous

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  • Dangerousness — can refer to: * Danger * Social dangerousness, a charge under Cuban law …   Wikipedia

  • dangerousness — index jeopardy Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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

  • Dangerousness — 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

  • dangerousness — See dangerously. * * * …   Universalium

  • dangerousness — noun The state or quality of being dangerous …   Wiktionary

  • dangerousness — n. danger, risk …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dangerousness — dan·ger·ous·ness …   English syllables

  • dangerousness — noun the quality of not being safe • Ant: ↑safeness • Derivationally related forms: ↑dangerous • Hypernyms: ↑characteristic • Hyponyms: ↑precariousness …   Useful english dictionary

  • Social dangerousness — is a legal charge under Cuban law which allows the authorities to detain people whom they think they are likely to commit crimes. The charge carries a penalty of up to four years in prison. [ [http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/7583775.stm… …   Wikipedia

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