Definitions for jeopardizeˈdʒɛp ərˌdaɪz
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endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise, menace, threaten, imperil, peril(verb)
pose a threat to; present a danger to
"The pollution is endangering the crops"
venture, hazard, adventure, stake, jeopardize(verb)
put at risk
"I will stake my good reputation for this"
To put in jeopardy, to threaten.
After having an affair with a junior, her chances of promotion were seriously jeopardized.
to expose to loss or injury; to risk; to jeopard
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We know the officer called for backup for a reason ... we'll find that out, we will not jeopardize this investigation by guessing.
There's a very competitive environment for grant money, foundation money, because of this economy, it could jeopardize a potential funding source.
We won't jeopardize animal well-being just to get there, we'll use the best available treatments to keep our chickens healthy, under veterinary supervision.
One thing about Malcolm Turnbull is he's no fool, he's very happy to be in the position he's in today, and I don't think he wants to do anything to jeopardize that position.
In many countries, progress is threatened by the rapid development and spread of mosquito resistance to insecticides. Drug resistance could also jeopardize recent gains in malaria control.
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- gefährden, in [[Gefahr]] [[bringen]]German
- poner en peligroSpanish
- vaarantaa, [[saattaa]] [[vaaraan]]Finnish
- mettre en dangerFrench
- վտանգել, [[վտանգ]]ի [[ենթարկել]]Armenian
- mettere a rischioItalian
- [[xistina]] [[metirsiyê]], [[xistina]] [[talûkê]]Kurdish
- in [[gevaar]] [[brengen]], bedreigenDutch
- [[pôr]] [[em jogo]]Portuguese
- [[подверга́ть]] [[опасность, [[подве́ргнуть]] [[опасностьRussian
- угро̀зити, ugròzitiSerbo-Croatian
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