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verb as in endanger

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College administrators have enacted inadequate protocols that have jeopardized the safety of their communities.

From Fortune

All asked that their names be withheld, to not jeopardize their employment.

If the agency is right, it could jeopardize SDG&E’s safety certificate and associated access to funding covering damage claims.

Combined with the interruption of outpatient services in hospitals and clinics, and socioeconomic changes that can lead to relapse, has experts worried the progress made so far on tackling the opioid crisis may be jeopardized.

From Quartz

Nonetheless, linear’s current importance can compromise networks’ willingness to make moves in streaming that may jeopardize their linear businesses.

From Digiday

Air traffic controllers and pilots together take great care not to fly in conditions that can jeopardize an airplane.

The principle is clear: the design must have multiple redundancies so that no single failure can jeopardize the airplane.

So many of the big media players are afraid to jeopardize access, or personal relationships.

You couldn't write an honest assessment for what percentage of your daughter's life you were willing to jeopardize.

Republicans have also raised concerns that the release of the report could jeopardize security at U.S. facilities overseas.

It is necessary that I shall be considered a patriot of patriots, nothing must jeopardize such a character at the present time.

It would be impolitic to jeopardize his whole ambition by any deviation from the letter of the Erfurt agreement.

This was so, but only in so far as his actions would not jeopardize the peace of his own nation.

After all, if Diogenes chose to jeopardize his head, what was it to them?

An investigation would be decidedly humiliating to her, and also jeopardize her position at Hamilton.


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On this page you'll find 39 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to jeopardize, such as: imperil, threaten, chance, gamble, hazard, and peril.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.