Business Dictionary :
Danger and Dangerous

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Danger : noun : possibility of being harmed or killed

• There is danger to the workforce in the old machinery.

• There is no danger of the sales force leaving = it is not likely that the sales force will leave.

In danger of = which may easily happen

• The company is in danger of being taken over.

• She is in danger of being made redundant.

Danger money : noun : extra money paid to workers in dangerous jobs

• The workforce has stopped work and asked for danger money.

Dangerous : adjective : that which can be harmful

Dangerous job = job where the workers may be killed or hurt

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