What does endangered mean?

Definitions for endangered

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word endangered.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. endangered(adj)

    (of flora or fauna) in imminent danger of extinction

    "an endangered species"


  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.


  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


  1. Endangered

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


  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. President Obama:

    This is not a situation where America’s national security was endangered.

  2. James Madison:

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

  3. Marit Alanen:

    He is joined by three ocelots, which are endangered, several mountain lions and bobcats.

  4. Suzanne Smith:

    They are an endangered species. So we need to work together to protect and conserve them.

  5. Viktorija Cieminyte:

    Civil aviation over the Baltic Sea was endangered because of the secretive way the airplanes flew.

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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
  • ameaçadas de extinçãoPortuguese
  • исчеза́ющий, угрожа́емый, вымира́ющийRussian
  • అంతరించిపోతున్న, ప్రమాదంలో ఉన్న, ముప్పు పొంచి ఉన్న, అంతరిస్తున్నTelugu
  • 濒危Chinese

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