lacking in security or safety
"his fortune was increasingly insecure"; "an insecure future"
involving or causing danger or risk; liable to hurt or harm
"a dangerous criminal"; "a dangerous bridge"; "unemployment reached dangerous proportions"
not safe from attack
not safe; dangerous
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-sāf, adj. not safe.—adv. Unsafe′ly.—ns. Unsafe′ness, Unsafe′ty.
The numerical value of unsafe in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of unsafe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Instead of decaying in a safe harbour, sail to the unsafe oceans!
The streets are safe in Philadelphia, it's only the people who make them unsafe.
Follow the path of the unsafe, independent thinker. Expose your ideas to the danger of controversy. Speak your mind and fear less the label of crackpot than the stigma of conformity.
Ultimately, unsafe abortions prove costly because when women start hemorrhaging and have to go to hospital, the cost of getting the abortion and recovering from unsafe abortions is higher.
Follow the path of the unsafe, independent thinker. Expose your ideas to the dangers of controversy. Speak your mind and fear less the label of 'crackpot' than the stigma of conformity. And on issues that seem important to you, stand up and be counted at any cost.
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