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Life-threatening

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Adjective

1. dangerous, grave, grievous, life-threatening, serious, severe

causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm

Example Sentences:
'a dangerous operation'
'a grave situation'
'a grave illness'
'grievous bodily harm'
'a serious wound'
'a serious turn of events'
'a severe case of pneumonia'
'a life-threatening disease'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Life-threatening

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adjective
(of an illness, situation, etc) that makes it possible that the person affected will die
children being born with chronic or life-threatening conditions
Caitlin was born with a life-threatening heart condition.

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