What does the word hazardous mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Hazardousness.

  • Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Exposed to or involving danger of risk of loss.

Usage examples for hazardous

  1. Pasture- farming under such conditions as these is a terribly hazardous pursuit. – The Roman Question by Edmond About
  2. Furthermore, in every case in which a particularly hazardous undertaking was contemplated, and volunteers were called for, the number offering has been in every instance far more than was needed. – Our War with Spain for Cuba's Freedom by Trumbull White
  3. He told them of his hazardous trip westward, of his and Jacket's entrance into Matanzas and of the distressing scenes they witnessed there. – Rainbow's End by Rex Beach