Definition of Dangerously

1. Adverb. In a dangerous manner. "He came dangerously close to falling off the ledge"

Exact synonyms: Hazardously, Perilously
Partainyms: Dangerous, Hazardous, Perilous



Definition of Dangerously

1. Adverb. In a dangerous manner. ¹

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Definition of Dangerously

1. [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dangerously

danger zones
dangered
dangerful
dangering
dangerisation
dangerisations
dangerization
dangerless
dangerman
dangermen
dangerous
dangerous behaviour
dangerous goods
dangerous undertaking
dangerously (current term)
dangerousness
dangerousnesses
dangers
dangherous
danging
dangle
dangle-berry
dangleberries
dangleberry
dangled
dangler
danglers
dangles
danglier

Literary usage of Dangerously

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1. A Full and Correct Account of the Military Occurrences of the Late War by William James (1818)
"... not dangerously ; captain Goldrick, and lieutenants Weyland and Boyd, ... not dangerously ; brigade-major Clark, dangerously ; brigade- major Den. n is, ..."

2. The Confessions of S. Augustine: Book I-X. by Augustine (1886)
"... she betook herself again to intercede to Thee for me, and departed, she to her wonted habits, I to Rome. CHAPTER IX. He lies dangerously ill of a ..."

3. Roughing It by Mark Twain (2001)
"dangerously SICK. Even millionaires needed no horses, in those days, for a mere nine-mile jaunt without baggage. As I "raised the hill" overlooking the town ..."

4. The Chronicles of Enguerrand de Monstrelet: Containing an Account of the by Enguerrand de Monstrelet, Bon-Joseph Dacier, Pierre Desrey (1867)
"ABOUT Candlemas in this year, 1461, the duke of Burgundy was taken so dangerously ill in the city of Brussels, that the physicians despaired of his life ..."

5. A Brief Historical Relation of State Affairs from September 1678 to April 1714 by Narcissus Luttrell (1857)
"The lady Grace Pierpoint lies dangerously ill at her house at Isleworth. ... lady lies dangerously ill. The countesse of Stafford is on the mending hand. ..."

6. Publications by Scotland Bannatyne Club (Edinburgh, Bannatyne Club (Edinburgh, Scotland) (1854)
"Poor Frederick had been dangerously ill, soon after his arrival, and his parents for a time, only overflowed with gratitude for Thomson's kindness to him ..."

7. Chronological History of the West Indies by Thomas Southey (1827)
"I am sorry to add, that we have lost two valuable seamen killed, four dangerously wounded, and nine slightly. The sails and rigging much cut. ..."

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