Definition of endangered
- an endangered bird
- put on the endangered list
a daring attempt to rescue the endangered passengers from the burning boat
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'endangered.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
What made you want to look up endangered? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).