What does jeopardize mean?

Definitions for jeopardize
ˈdʒɛp ərˌdaɪzjeop·ar·dize

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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. venture, hazard, adventure, stake, jeopardize(verb)

    put at risk

    "I will stake my good reputation for this"

Wiktionary

  1. jeopardize(Verb)

    To put in jeopardy, to threaten.

    After having an affair with a junior, her chances of promotion were seriously jeopardized.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jeopardize(verb)

    to expose to loss or injury; to risk; to jeopard

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How to say jeopardize in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jeopardize in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jeopardize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of jeopardize in a Sentence

  1. Ted Cruz:

    That amnesty program has now been declared illegal by a federal court, so Senate Democrats should look very closely at this opinion and decide if they are willing to jeopardize national security, which is both reckless and irresponsible.

  2. Randy Simons:

    Law enforcement has a zero tolerance policy for underage drinking in New York State and our state parks, people who jeopardize public safety with underage drinking, driving while intoxicated and illegal drug use or possession will not be tolerated.

  3. Hannah Siddle:

    There is a real threat that this contagious cancer could now spread very rapidly through the population, the Tasmanian devil has already been decimated by one contagious cancer and these latest findings could jeopardize its future in the wild.

  4. Mark Gibson:

    I didn't tell anyone at the time because I didn't want to jeopardize anything. I didn't want to rock the boat with my family, my schooling, my life... I had no intention back then of telling anyone ever.

  5. Robert Smith:

    Is a professional boxer going to drop everything to go and fight in the Olympics ? Pros take three rounds to warm up. It's a different discipline, i wouldn't have thought anyone who's already been there, done it, been a world champion, wants to go back and jeopardize what they've already achieved.

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  • gefährden, in [[Gefahr]] [[bringen]]German
  • poner en peligroSpanish
  • ohustamaEstonian
  • vaarantaa, [[saattaa]] [[vaaraan]]Finnish
  • mettre en dangerFrench
  • վտանգել, [[վտանգ]]ի [[ենթարկել]]Armenian
  • mettere a rischioItalian
  • [[危ういJapanese
  • [[xistina]] [[metirsiyê]], [[xistina]] [[talûkê]]Kurdish
  • in [[gevaar]] [[brengen]], bedreigenDutch
  • [[pôr]] [[em jogo]]Portuguese
  • [[подверга́ть]] [[опасность, [[подве́ргнуть]] [[опасностьRussian
  • угро̀зити, ugròzitiSerbo-Croatian
  • riskeraSwedish

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