Definition of endangered:
at risk, in a bad way, in a predicament, sensitive, fraught with danger, up the creek without a paddle, in jeopardy, subject, open, in a dilemma, threatened with extinction, susceptible, at the last extremity, exposed, vulnerable, on thin ice, in danger, overdue, hanging by a thread, caught between Scylla and Charybdis.
If they punished those who left the kingdom, they violated the maxims of liberty, rendered sacred by the declaration of rights; if they did not raise obstacles to emigration, they endangered the safety of France, as the nobles merely quitted it in order to invade it.- "History of the French Revolution from 1789 to 1814", F. A. M. Miguet.
- "The Fortunes Of Glencore", Charles James Lever.
In the furious following of his rapid thought through storm and darkness he had come, he knew not how, upon the bank of the swollen river, whose endangered bridge Demorest had turned from that evening.- "The Argonauts of North Liberty", Bret Harte.