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danger list Line breaks: dan¦ger list

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Definition of danger list in English:

noun

British
A list of those who are dangerously ill in hospital: he is now off the danger list the 28-year-old is still on the danger list figurative languages such as Navajo are on the danger list
More example sentences
  • He had emergency treatment for a head injury, but is understood to be off the danger list.
  • None were on the danger list, according to a hospital spokesperson.
  • The only survivor of the horrific crash was initially described as being in a critical condition but, as the day progressed, it was reported that he was off the danger list.

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