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adverb dangerously pronunciation in British English /ˈdeɪndʒərəsli/
  1. 1
    to such a degree that harm, death, damage, or destruction is possible
    dangerously low/high/hot etc: Her blood pressure was climbing dangerously high.
    dangerously close/near: He was standing dangerously close to the machine.
    dangerously ill: Your father is dangerously ill and may not survive the night.
  2. 2
    in a way that is likely to harm someone or to damage something
    Rimmington denied that he was driving dangerously last night.

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