not safe; perilous
(of a criminal conviction) based on inadequate or false evidence
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How to use unsafe in a sentence
Your kitty or pup probably unsafe or panicked, and that’s why they are acting out.
It wasn’t always clear how a worker who felt pressure to show up to work could report that their working conditions were unsafe.Coronavirus Hit Latinos Harder Thanks to a Perfect Storm of Disparities | Maya Srikrishnan | August 12, 2020 | Voice of San Diego
They’re making us feel unsafe and creating a toxic environment.The Learning Curve: Defund Police Movement Comes to San Diego Schools | Will Huntsberry | July 2, 2020 | Voice of San Diego
“The Witnesses are terrified and unsafe at RJD,” the motions reads.Donovan Inmates Plead for Protection, Allege Retaliation Following Lawsuit | Maya Srikrishnan | July 2, 2020 | Voice of San Diego
Staff has therefore determined the Project is unsafe and recommends denial of the Project.The Burning Question Surrounding the Latest Version of Lilac Hills Ranch | Maya Srikrishnan | June 24, 2020 | Voice of San Diego
Ippoliti says that the centers should close because many are overcrowded and unsafe.In Rome’s Riots, Cries for Mussolini and Attacks on Refugees | Barbie Latza Nadeau | November 14, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
You can have the best intentions but still contribute to an environment that makes women feel unsafe.
“After my experiences in 1984, I felt that it was unsafe for me to live as a Sikh in India,” said Singh.As 30-Year Anniversary of Mass Killings in India Arrives, Sikhs Find Safety in USA | Simran Jeet Singh | October 31, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Women are consequently more likely to subject themselves to unsafe abortions or continue pregnancies against their will.Time for U.S. to Support Abortion for Rape Victims in Other Countries | Cecile Richards | October 17, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
And would he have dared to say, “I hate Putin, he is making the world unsafe?”
Now it strikes me that there is quite as much tautology in "unsane lunes" as in the double epithet, "dangerous, unsafe."
Has it ever occurred to you that your fortune rests on a very slender, a very unsafe, foundation?The Everlasting Arms | Joseph Hocking
You say my position as owner of my Uncle Faversham's estates rests on a very slender, a very unsafe foundation.The Everlasting Arms | Joseph Hocking
They knew that it was unsafe to insult Lewis; and they believed that they might with perfect safety insult William.The History of England from the Accession of James II. | Thomas Babington Macaulay
He advised that there was nothing unsafe; it was perfectly strong and the stress in vital parts moderate.