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adjective un·safe \ˌən-ˈsāf\

Definition of unsafe

unsafer

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unsafest

  1. :  not safe: such asa :  able or likely to cause harm, damage, or loss water that is unsafe to drink unsafe driving habits unsafe levels of leadb :  not giving protection from danger, harm, or loss an unsafe vehicle unsafe working conditionsc :  not protected from danger, harm, or loss feeling frightened and unsafed :  likely to take risks :  not careful unsafe drivers

1597

First Known Use of unsafe

1597


UNSAFE Defined for Kids

unsafe

adjective un·safe \ˌən-ˈsāf\

Definition of unsafe for Students

  1. :  exposed or exposing to danger People are unsafe on the streets. The bridge is unsafe for heavy trucks.



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