Definition of 'hazardous'
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I held the view that desert islands were potentially hazardous places. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Police and hazardous waste experts were called after reports of two people slumped in a Ford Focus. The Sun (2016)This hazardous journey was hardly a defection. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Initial claims by the company that the waste was not hazardous provoked fury. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The first corner will be especially difficult and hazardous. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Neither was wearing suitable clothes or had the correct skills and tools for the hazardous conditions. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Aid deliveries are expensive and the journey is hazardous. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Identify six ways to deal with hazardous wastes. An Introduction to Community Health (1995)With the following information you will be able to crack the pesticide puzzle and recognize a potentially hazardous product. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)And it said there had been failure to obey federal regulations on the storage or disposal of hazardous wastes. Peril and Promise: A Commentary on America (1990)The crew on my destroyer were not allowed ashore after our hazardous journeys but this changed after the second front. Times, Sunday Times (2012)An otter has astonished conservationists after completing a hazardous journey to reach a small island three miles out to sea. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There was widespread looting and life became very hazardous, especially for families. A Channel of Peace (1993)Wages were generally low, and working conditions were often hazardous. A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsThey maintain real good accountability of the hazardous waste at the disposal areas scattered throughout Iraq. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They made the crossing in the dead of winter, under extremely hazardous conditions. JEM SULTAN: The Adventures of a Captive Turkish Prince in Renaissance Europe (2004)Meanwhile, the production of hazardous wastes continues at a record pace. An Introduction to Community Health (1995)In fact, most live in very precarious and rough conditions and drink hazardous amounts of cheap alcohol. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Yesterday, aid agencies said that the airport could provide a new but potentially hazardous lifeline to the city under siege. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It's not one but two hazardous journeys they must take on before they get back here to try to breed. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Its primary purpose is to limit the harmful effects of hazardous waste " to minimize the present and future threat to human health and the environment. Christianity Today (2000)The RSA tends to be more tactical and potentially more hazardous. The Sun (2012)Signing a face to front a brand is potentially hazardous - get the commercial marriage wrong and the product could end up in the bargain bin. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Potentially hazardous chemicals can, therefore, find their way into the soil. Thorsons Organic Wine Guide (1991)It's also potentially hazardous to an actor's health. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'hazardous'
British English: hazardous ADJECTIVE
Something that is hazardous is dangerous, especially to people's health or safety.
They have no way to dispose of the hazardous waste they produce.
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