HyperDic: unsafe

English > 3 senses of the word unsafe:
ADJECTIVEallunsafe, insecurelacking in security / security / security or safety
allunsafe, dangerousinvolving or causing danger or risk
allunsafe, insecurenot safe from attack / attack / attack
unsafe > pronunciation
Soundsahnsey'f
Rhymeschafe ... waif: 5 rhymes with eyf...
English > unsafe: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaninglacking in security / security / security or safety.
Synonyminsecure
Narrowerprecarious, shakynot secure
unguaranteed, unsecuredWithout financial security
See alsodangerous, unsafeInvolving or causing danger or risk
unprotectedlacking protection or defense
vulnerablesusceptible to attack / attack / attack
OppositesecureFree from danger or risk
Spanishinseguro
English > unsafe: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningInvolving or causing danger or risk; liable to hurt or harm.
Synonymdangerous
NarrowerbreakneckMoving at very high speed
chancy, chanceful, dicey, dodgyOf uncertain outcome
desperate(of persons) dangerously reckless or violent as from urgency or despair
hazardous, risky, wildInvolving risk or danger
insidiousIntended to entrap
mordaciousbiting or given to biting
on the hookcaught in a difficult or dangerous situation
parlous, perilous, precarious, touch-and-gofraught with danger
self-destructive, suicidaldangerous to yourself or your interests
treacherous, unreliabledangerously unstable / unstable and unpredictable
See alsoinsecure, unsafelacking in security / security / security or safety
vulnerablesusceptible to attack / attack / attack
OppositesafeFree from danger or the risk of harm
Spanishpeligrosa, peligroso
Catalanperillós
English > unsafe: 3 senses > adjective 3
Meaningnot safe from attack / attack / attack.
Synonyminsecure
Broadervulnerablesusceptible to attack / attack / attack
Spanishinseguro

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