in danger

Definition of in danger

  1. 1 :  in a situation in which loss of life or serious harm is possible We're still in (grave/great/serious) danger. Their lives are in danger.

  2. 2 :  in a situation in which something bad or harmful is possible —usually + of She's in danger of failing. We're all in danger of losing our jobs.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  jurisdiction

    :  reach, range

    :  harm, damage

  1. :  endanger

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