Pronunciation of Hazardous
/hˈazədəs/, /hˈazədəs/, /h_ˈa_z_ə_d_ə_s/
Synonyms for hazardous:
malign, disastrous, kamikaze, damaging, suicidal, harmful, calamitous, destructive, prejudicial, inimical, deleterious, mortally, noxious, overactive, ruinous, combustible, dangerously, sketchy, insidious, detrimental, wanton, adverse, undesirable, pernicious, injurious, lethal, cataclysmic, perilously, marauding, lunatic.
Other synonyms and related words:
nasty, explosive, sticky, venturesome, venturous, kamikaze, baseless, glowering, convulsive, barbarian, inflammable, ferocious, serious, fatal, wild, adverse, seriously, Jeopardizing, dotty, parlous, prejudicial, grave, lethal, negative, adventurous, raging, critical, suspect, perilously, chancy, dangerously, mortal, unsettled, angry, marauding, hairy, savage, calamitous, volatile, catastrophic, crazy, unstable, unsteady, suicidal, unfounded, damaging, terrible, touch-and-go, hostile, bad, destructive, cataclysmic, ill, malign, hot, touchy, barbaric, harmful, groundless, unsound, unhealthy, unassured.
dangerous, unpredictable (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Usage examples for hazardous:
- " I'm afraid it is rather hazardous," she acknowledged. - "Elsie's Womanhood", Martha Finley.
- But this is very hazardous. - "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.
- There were too many lodging- houses in Hadleigh now; it would be a hazardous speculation, and one likely to fail; they had not sufficient furniture for such a purpose, and they dare not use up their little capital too quickly. - "Not Like Other Girls", Rosa N. Carey.