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risk - Dictionary definition and meaning for word risk

Definition
(noun) a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
Synonyms : endangerment , hazard , jeopardy , peril
Example Sentence
  • drinking alcohol is a health hazard

Definition
(noun) a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury
Synonyms : danger , peril
Example Sentence
  • he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime
  • there was a danger he would do the wrong thing

Definition
(noun) the probability of becoming infected given that exposure to an infectious agent has occurred
Synonyms : risk of infection

Definition
(noun) the probability of being exposed to an infectious agent
Synonyms : risk of exposure

Definition
(verb) expose to a chance of loss or damage
Example Sentence
  • We risked losing a lot of money in this venture
  • Why risk your life?
  • She laid her job on the line when she told the boss that he was wrong

Definition
(verb) take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome
Example Sentence
  • When you buy these stocks you are gambling

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