unsafe

Definitions of unsafe
  1. adjective
    lacking in security or safety
    synonyms: insecure
    unprotected
    lacking protection or defense
    dangerous
    involving or causing danger or risk; liable to hurt or harm
    precarious, shaky
    not secure; beset with difficulties
    unguaranteed, unsecured
    without financial security
    vulnerable
    susceptible to attack
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    Antonyms:
    secure
    free from danger or risk
    protected
    kept safe or defended from danger or injury or loss
    safe
    free from danger or the risk of harm
    assured
    characterized by certainty or security
    firm
    securely established
    fail-safe
    guaranteed not to fail
    sure
    physically secure or dependable
    invulnerable
    immune to attack; impregnable
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  2. adjective
    involving or causing danger or risk; liable to hurt or harm
    synonyms: dangerous
    breakneck
    moving at very high speed
    chanceful, chancy, dicey, dodgy
    of uncertain outcome; especially fraught with risk
    desperate
    (of persons) dangerously reckless or violent as from urgency or despair
    hazardous, risky, wild
    involving risk or danger
    insidious
    intended to entrap
    mordacious
    biting or given to biting
    on the hook
    caught in a difficult or dangerous situation
    parlous, perilous, precarious, touch-and-go
    fraught with danger
    self-destructive, suicidal
    dangerous to yourself or your interests
    treacherous, unreliable
    dangerously unstable and unpredictable
    insecure
    lacking in security or safety
    vulnerable
    susceptible to attack
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    Antonyms:
    safe
    free from danger or the risk of harm
    harmless
    not causing or capable of causing harm
    uninjured
    not injured physically or mentally
    fail-safe
    eliminating danger by compensating automatically for a failure or malfunction
    off the hook
    freed from danger or blame or obligation
    risk-free, riskless, unhazardous
    thought to be devoid of risk
    safe and sound, unhurt
    free from danger or injury
    secure
    free from danger or risk
    invulnerable
    immune to attack; impregnable
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  3. adjective
    not safe from attack
    synonyms: insecure
    vulnerable
    susceptible to attack
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