dangerous condition

dangerous condition

noun crisis, dangerous sittation, emergency, endangerment, hazard, imperilment, jeopardy, menace, peril, pitfall, predicament, razor's edge, threat, unhealthy situation
Associated concepts: dangerous drugs, dangerous instrumennality, dangerous per se, dangerous substance, dangerous weapon, dangers of the sea, known and obvious dangers
See also: predicament
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and here he lamented outright; unmanned by a sense of his bitter injuries, and Earnshaw's ingratitude and dangerous condition.
I must confess I was now very uneasy, and thought myself, including the late escape from the longboats, to have been in the most dangerous condition that ever I was in through my past life; for whatever ill circumstances I had been in, I was never pursued for a thief before; nor had I ever done anything that merited the name of dishonest or fraudulent, much less thievish.
New assurance of the truth came upon him in the next few following days, when it was put forth how the wounded man had been married on his bed, and to whom, and how, though always in a dangerous condition, he was a shade better.
From what I have seen of the plans and proposals for the Highburton Rec I think it would be beneficial to all users of the playing field as all there is now is an unkempt space where the grass gets cut on an odd occasion, where a large section of the playing area is unusable and waterlogged during most of the winter months due to poor drainage, where the trees surrounding the playing area are overgrown and are desperately in need of surgery and tidying and where the outer perimeter walkway around the playing field is in a dangerous condition due to overgrown tree roots and rubbish dumped by householders from adjoining properties.
Local eyewitnesses told the National Iraqi News Agency / Nina / that the international coalition aircraft bombed the nests of Daash in the areas (Rifai and Al-Najjar) west of Mosul , adding that the effect of the strikes spread to the residents houses, killing 12 civilians, including a child and four women and wounding four others, all in dangerous condition.
The two bridges at the exit of Bulgaria's city of Pleven on the main road to Sofia are in a dangerous condition, the expertise commissioned by the local municipality has showed.
Parents said their children were taking education in the open even in severe weather conditions while the entrance to the school was also in a dangerous condition.
A hard frost on Friday left the network in a dangerous condition and the AA is warning of more severe conditions to come.
Prosecutor Justin Espie alleged the gas piping was left in such a dangerous condition that there was a risk of an explosion which had the potential to cause fatalities.
Walmart also reported a potentially dangerous condition at the Liz Apparels factory, simultaneously notifying the government, the factory owner and other companies that contract with the facility.
As a result of the work by the contract company employed, most of the drain supports are in a very dangerous condition.
Researchers have identified four new regions on the human genome associated with Behcet's disease, a painful and potentially dangerous condition found predominantly in people with ancestors along the Silk Road.