Dangerous and Risky

Dangerous

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Dangerous adjective – Involving potential loss or injury.
Usage example: the soldiers were specially selected to go on a dangerous mission behind enemy lines

Risky is a synonym for dangerous in perilous topic. In some cases you can use "Risky" instead the word "Dangerous" as an adjective or an adverb, when it comes to topics like hazardous, safety, extremely uncertain. popular alternative
Nearby Words: danger, dangerously
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Risky

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Risky adjective – Involving potential loss or injury.
Usage example: a risky new adventure

Dangerous is a synonym for risky in perilous topic. You can use "Dangerous" instead the word "Risky" as an adjective or an adverb, if it concerns topics such as safety, extremely uncertain. popular alternative
Nearby Words: risk, risked, riskily, riskiness, risking
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Things that words describes

technique dangerous technique risky technique
attack dangerous attack risky attack
part dangerous part risky part
job dangerous job risky job
Other nouns: stuff, situation, path, way, game, stunt, mission, experiment, attacks, jobs, stunts, experiments, situations, missions, areas.

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