What does unsafe mean?

Definitions for unsafe

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. insecure, unsafe(adj)

    lacking in security or safety

    "his fortune was increasingly insecure"; "an insecure future"

  2. dangerous, unsafe(adj)

    involving or causing danger or risk; liable to hurt or harm

    "a dangerous criminal"; "a dangerous bridge"; "unemployment reached dangerous proportions"

  3. insecure, unsafe(adj)

    not safe from attack


  1. unsafe(Adjective)

    not safe; dangerous

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unsafe

    un-sāf, adj. not safe.—adv. Unsafe′ly.—ns. Unsafe′ness, Unsafe′ty.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unsafe in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unsafe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Thomas Chandler Haliburton:

    Hope is a pleasant acquaintance, but an unsafe friend.

  2. Beatriz Paez:

    You're making me feel unsafe. I have a right to be here.

  3. Virginia Tech researcher Marc Edwards:

    Everyone agrees that we should assume the water is unsafe.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Instead of decaying in a safe harbour, sail to the unsafe oceans!

  5. Karl Schembri:

    The journey is still full of risks and extremely unsafe, iN TERRIBLE TROUBLE.

Images & Illustrations of unsafe

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