“I leave my children at home, get on a plane, risk my life in dangerous areas for my job,” Rivera once said.
Hurricanes would seem to be the most dangerous manifestation, right?
Iran is a dangerous country, but it is not an existential threat to either Israel or America.
Indeed, Mousavi already challenged this by saying that he would “never surrender to this dangerous charade.”
I don't think Stephens has any real appreciation for how deep or dangerous these waters he is leaping into really are.
dangerous must have been your situation, Roger, whatever were your thoughts.
What a dangerous character you'd be if you were sent to match silks!
Are there no other dangerous creatures infesting water, sir?
Such conduct is as wicked and dangerous to the state as any that can be conceived.
The situation was too dangerous to admit of further subterfuge.
early 13c., "difficult, arrogant, severe" (the opposite of affable), from Anglo-French dangerous, Old French dangeros (12c., Modern French dangereux), from danger (see danger).
In Chaucer, it means "hard to please, reluctant to give;" sense of "full of danger, risky" is from late 15c. Other words used in this sense included dangersome (1560s), dangerful (1540s). Related: Dangerously.