unsafe


unsafe

adj. unsafe to + inf. (it's unsafe to drive without putting on seat belts)

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[ʌn'seɪf]
unsafe to + inf. (it's unsafe to drive without putting on seat belts)

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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