dangerous vs safe

dangerous

Definitions

adjective

  1. involving or causing danger or risk; liable to hurt or harm
  2. causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm

Examples

He asked me bluntly, ‘Why would you want to leave private life and take on such a difficult, dangerous and probably thankless job?’

He added: 'I consider them insidious and extremely dangerous.

Its heroes were beastly revellers or cruel and ferocious plunderers; its heroines unsexed hoidens, playing the ugliest tricks with their lovers, and repaying slights with bloody revenge, -- very dangerous and unsatisfactory companions for any other than the fire - eating Vikings and redhanded, unwashed Berserkers.

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safe

Definitions

adjective

  1. having reached a base without being put out
  2. free from danger or the risk of harm
  3. financially safe
  4. (of an undertaking) secure from risk

noun

  1. contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse
  2. a ventilated or refrigerated cupboard for securing provisions from pests
  3. strongbox where valuables can be safely kept

Examples

Shah went forth with her for a distance of three parasangs; after which he bade farewell to her and the Wazir and those with him, and returned to his home in gladness and safety.

Their prayers were answered and the child was found safe and well.

The caller urges the often elderly victims to transfer their money to a'safe' account set up in their name.

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