What does endanger mean?

Definitions for endanger
ɛnˈdeɪn dʒəren·dan·ger

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise, menace, threaten, imperil, peril(verb)

    pose a threat to; present a danger to

    "The pollution is endangering the crops"

  2. queer, expose, scupper, endanger, peril(verb)

    put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position


  1. endanger(Verb)

    To put (someone or something) in danger; to risk causing harm to.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Endanger(verb)

    to put to hazard; to bring into danger or peril; to expose to loss or injury; as, to endanger life or peace

  2. Endanger(verb)

    to incur the hazard of; to risk

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Endanger

    en-dān′jėr, v.t. to place in danger: to expose to loss or injury.—ns. Endan′gerer; Endan′germent, hazard, peril.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of endanger in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of endanger in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of endanger in a Sentence

  1. Austrian Vice-Chancellor Reinhold Mitterlehner:

    If necessary we must set such an example to show that a border is really a border. Naturally we should be careful to use means that do not endanger lives.

  2. Louise Melling:

    This administration shows itself to be determined to use religious liberty to harm communities it deems less worthy of equal treatment under the law, this rule threatens to prevent people from accessing critical medical care and may endanger people's lives.

  3. Dmitri Trenin:

    Russia is worried that Korea could become potentially a battleground for a new conflict ... potentially with nuclear overtones, it is also worried that the North Korean nuclear and missile programs could lead to accidents that could endanger Russian security.

  4. Chris Christie:

    This President and his former secretary of state are for paying ransom for hostages, when you do that, you endanger even more Americans around the world to be the subject of this type of hostage taking and illegal detention.

  5. British Prime Minister David Cameron:

    A decision will made before the end of the year, it is important now that there is a very detailed report that we study and are very clear about the legal position. If we say anything now before studying the report, we will endanger whatever decision is made.

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