adjective | dan·ger·ous
  1. : creating a risk of bodily injury a dangerous condition of a public building

  1. : able or likely to inflict especially serious bodily injury a dangerous criminal with no regard for human life a dangerous animal; also : deadly : deadly

  1. : likely to engage in repeated criminal activity a dangerous offender

    Note: The activity that an offender is likely to engage in need not involve violence in order for the offender to be deemed dangerous.