What does endangered mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. endangered(adj)

    (of flora or fauna) in imminent danger of extinction

    "an endangered species"

GCIDE

  1. endangered(a.)

    Being in a condition or situation where life or serious harm is possible; in danger; at risk.

  2. endangered(a.)

    Small in numbers, with significant possibility of extinction; -- of species.

Wiktionary

  1. endangered(Adjective)

    in danger, at risk, said of something where there is a strong possibility something bad will happen to it (for example, a species in danger of going extinct)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Endangered

    of Endanger

Freebase

  1. Endangered

    Endangered is the 8th studio album by hard rock band Pink Cream 69.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of endangered in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of endangered in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. James Madison:

    Liberty may be endangered by the abuse of liberty, but also by the abuse of power.

  2. Edward Irving Koch:

    The knife of corruption endangered the life of New York City. The scalpel of the law is making us well again.

  3. Benjamin Cohen:

    A world in which others controlled the course of their own development ... would be a world in which the American system would be seriously endangered.

  4. Ken Balcomb:

    We hope this is a sustained upswing in the population, but they are endangered and will remain endangered until we can get their population up over 100.

  5. Harriet Martineau:

    Fidelity to conscience is inconsistent with retiring modesty. If it be so, let the modesty succumb. It can be only a false modesty which can be thus endangered.

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Translations for endangered

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • المهددة بالانقراArabic
  • застрашенBulgarian
  • ohroženýCzech
  • peligrado, en peligro de extinciónSpanish
  • uhanalainenFinnish
  • en dangerFrench
  • בסיכוןHebrew
  • veszélyeztetettHungarian
  • a rischioItalian
  • בסכנת הכחדהHebrew
  • bedreigdDutch
  • zagrożonyPolish
  • исчеза́ющий, угрожа́емый, вымира́ющийRussian
  • అంతరించిపోతున్న, ప్రమాదంలో ఉన్న, ముప్పు పొంచి ఉన్న, అంతరిస్తున్నTelugu
  • 濒危Chinese

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