What are some alternative words for hazardous?

Synonyms for hazardous
ˈhæz ər dəs

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term hazardous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hazardous, risky, wild(adj)

    involving risk or danger

    "skydiving is a hazardous sport"; "extremely risky going out in the tide and fog"; "a wild financial scheme"

    Synonyms:
    furious, waste, wild, dotty, savage, risky, barbarian, bad, speculative, baseless, violent, untamed, idle, uncivilised, fantastic, raving mad, raging, groundless, angry, barbaric, crazy, godforsaken, unfounded, high-risk, tempestuous, uncivilized, gaga, unwarranted

    Antonyms:
    safe

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. hazardous

    Uncertain is applied to things that human knowledge can not certainly determine or that human power can not certainly control; precarious originally meant dependent on the will of another, and now, by extension of meaning, dependent on chance or hazard, with manifest unfavorable possibility verging toward probability; as, one holds office by a precarious tenure, or land by a precarious title; the strong man's hold on life is uncertain, the invalid's is precarious.

    Synonyms:
    doubtful, dubious, equivocal, insecure, perilous, precarious, risky, unassured, uncertain, unsettled, unstable, unsteady

    Antonyms:
    actual, assured, certain, firm, immutable, incontestable, infallible, real, settled, stable, steady, strong, sure, undeniable, undoubted, unquestionable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hazardous(a.)

    Synonyms:
    dangerous, perilous, RISKY, unsafe, fraught with danger

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hazardous(a)

    Synonyms:
    perilous, precarious, risky, unsafe, dangerous

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    dangerous, unsafe, harmful, risky, perilous, danger, dangers

How to pronounce hazardous?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say hazardous in sign language?

  1. hazardous

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#841bad
#1980waste
#2028wild
#3304crazy
#4089fantastic
#4178dangerous
#5013danger
#5700hazardous
#5940violent
#6547angry
#9013idle
#9672harmful
#9792savage
#10488unstable
#11061dangers
#11666uncertain
#15665risky
#16835furious
#16845unsafe
#18847raging
#20066doubtful
#20069insecure
#20140speculative
#23071dubious
#26177barbarian
#36686unfounded
#37328precarious
#37717unwarranted
#38566perilous
#40835unsettled
#43810barbaric
#49479unsteady
#51788untamed
#60134baseless
#61305dotty
#61739gaga
#70807equivocal
#84338groundless
#102327uncivilized
#106455tempestuous
#162789godforsaken
#236180uncivilised

How to use hazardous in a sentence?

  1. Lindley Johnson:

    While no known asteroid larger than 140 meters in size has a significant chance of hitting Earth for the next 100 years, NASA and its partners are studying several different methodologies for deflecting a hazardous asteroid.

  2. Angela Pratt:

    Air pollution is now a recognized carcinogen, so there's no question that the hazardous levels of air pollution we're seeing in many parts of China are contributing to the increasing rates in particular of lung cancer.

  3. Karen Pride:

    The removal of overgrown areas also reduces the habitat of wildlife such as birds that can be hazardous to flight activity at and around O'Hare.

  4. Sally Hayati:

    That transfer is a hazardous operation, but obviously it's going to have to be done one way or another.

  5. Jason Kessler:

    Of those 1,593 are potentially hazardous, meaning they might cross earth's path.


Translations for hazardous

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for hazardous »

Translation

Find a translation for the hazardous synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Images & Illustrations of hazardous

  1. hazardous
    hazardous
    hazardous
    hazardous
    hazardous

Discuss these hazardous synonyms with the community:

0 Comments


    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "hazardous." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 23 Sep. 2020. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/hazardous>.

    Are we missing a good synonym for hazardous?

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for hazardous:

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.