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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Causing fear or anxiety by implying great harm.

Usage examples (37)
  • Sky News reports that an active serviceman has been arrested and says the injuries are described as life-threatening.
  • He had received several stab wounds and is in hospital where his condition is described as life-threatening, a spokesman for West Midlands Police said.
  • None of these injuries are life-threatening injuries.
  • Alter is not the only one with a life-threatening illness. for more
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