security vs danger

security

Definitions

noun

  1. a department responsible for the security of the institution's property and workers
  2. an electrical device that sets off an alarm when someone tries to break in
  3. a formal declaration that documents a fact of relevance to finance and investment; the holder has a right to receive interest or dividends
  4. a guarantee that an obligation will be met
  5. defense against financial failure; financial independence
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Examples

He appealed to all householders to continually check their security arrangements.

With check-in times now prolonged because of security issues, traders are lapping up even more business as they tempt us with their trinkets and gewgaws.

The study predicted that, by 2022, the country would still require $7.2 billion in foreign aid a year—and that assumes an upsurge of so-far inexistent mining-industry revenue and no dramatic deterioration of security.

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danger

Definitions

noun

  1. the condition of being susceptible to harm or injury
  2. a cause of pain or injury or loss
  3. a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury
  4. a dangerous place

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.

The danger in Iraq is repeating the biggest mistake - yielding to gradualism.

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