Thesaurus

unsafe

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of unsafe

  1. 1 involving potential loss or injury workers are forbidden from engaging in unsafe activities on company time Synonyms of unsafe grave, grievous, hazardous, jeopardizing, menacing, parlous, perilous, risky, serious, threatening, unhealthy, dangerous, venturesomeWords Related to unsafe dicey, insecure, precarious, treacherous, uncertain; ultrahazardous; chance, haphazard, random; distressing, sickening, unpleasant; ugly, wicked; adverse, bad, baleful, baneful, deleterious, detrimental, evil, harmful, hurtful, ill, inimical, injurious, malignant, nasty, noxious, pernicious, pestilent; deadly, deathly, destructive, dire, fatal, fateful, fell, killer, lethal, mortal, murderousNear Antonyms of unsafe advantageous, beneficial, good; ultrasafeAntonyms of unsafe harmless, innocent, innocuous, nonhazardous, nonthreatening, safe, unthreatening

  2. 2 not paying or showing close attention especially for the purpose of avoiding trouble people who have a record of being unsafe drivers usually have to pay higher insurance premiums Synonyms of unsafe heedless, incautious, mindless, unguarded, careless, unwaryWords Related to unsafe bold, impetuous, rash, reckless; inattentive, regardless; blithe, inconsiderate, thoughtless; absentminded, forgetful, unmindful; lax, neglectful, negligent, remiss, slipshod; imprudent, indiscreet, injudicious; inadvertent, unintentional, unplannedNear Antonyms of unsafe attentive, chary, observant, vigilant, watchful; foresighted, forethoughtful, provident; calculating, scheming, shrewd; considerate, thoughtful; ultracareful, ultracautiousAntonyms of unsafe alert, cautious, circumspect, gingerly, guarded, heedful, safe, wary



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