fraught with danger


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fraught with danger

Cliché [of something] full of something dangerous or unpleasant. The spy's trip to Russia was fraught with danger. My escape from the kidnapper was fraught with danger.
See also: danger
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Melbourne, January 24 ( ANI ): Experts have shared their top tips on how to use LinkedIn at the workplace as the professional social network is fraught with danger.
The study lists the top 20 "toxic cities" in the UK, whose high streets are fraught with danger for those battling to control their weight.
Connie then heads to Swansea to meet the south and mid Wales cave rescue - visiting caves may be a popular activity but it's one that is fraught with danger.
The crying game in politics is fraught with danger.
Insp Jim Gray, of the Whitley Bay neighbourhood policing team, said: "This application is fraught with danger.
A POLITICIAN claims an agreement between the four home Football Associations to enable a Team GB side comprising of exclusively English players to take to the field at the 2012 Olympics is fraught with danger for Welsh football.
Petterson is particularly adept at creating suspense, and because the writing style is so understated, every small action on the part of the characters seems fraught with danger.
Each path we tread it seems, is fraught with danger.
It's a bit mean to get us so attached to the creatures, as the journeys are fraught with danger and many animals don't make it.
This alleged dichotomy between the word of God and "the words of men" is fraught with danger.
After drinking for more than 11 hours, McLennan hatched an "inept plan fraught with danger to destroy the evidence of his theft", the judge said.
It can also be chaotic, fraught with danger as well as infinite opportunity.
At first sight, the current fashion for picking up other people's old furniture, fabrics and bric-a-brac at markets and using them to decorate your rooms is, frankly, fraught with danger.
Even something as innocuous as flying a kite turns out to be fraught with danger.
I believe it is fraught with danger to the American people, and to American institutions.