jeopardize


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jeopardize

verb endanger, expose to danger, in periculum, leave unprotected, menace, peril, place in danger, risk, stake, threaten
See also: compromise, endanger, expose
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We reject any attempts that would jeopardize the security, stability and peaceful coexistence in the Kurdistan Region," said the statement.
The book's value today lies not only in its being a moving example of "an individual speaking truth to power" (vii), but also in its relevance to our own time and our continued propensity to engage in witch hunts that jeopardize the lives of the innocent, long after we have stopped believing in witches.
For example, will transferring an owner's interest in an accountancy firm to a family member employed by the firm as support staff jeopardize the firm's public accountancy status?
Right before the activity, I pulled the staff together and explained to them how much their behavior could jeopardize the campers' fun.
Unconventional investments must surmount both hurdles so they are sure not to jeopardize the IRA's tax-exempt status.
For example, if officers disclose their HIV status to co-workers, they risk being ostracized and becoming victims of discrimination, which could jeopardize their safety in the field.
The business community is concerned with Clinton's decision to reverse 65 years of longstanding unemployment insurance (UI) history and jeopardize the UI system.
Lipson knew the transaction might draw the attention of the antitrust agencies and that any significant delay to the transaction might jeopardize its consummation," said a statement from the FTC.
More people in this group might seek some employment if they were assured that working wouldn't jeopardize their medical benefits.
Conclusion: The IRS concluded that Hospital A did not jeopardize its tax-exempt status in this recruitment effort because objective evidence (the U.
The single most important goal for the client is to maintain sobriety by not doing things that would jeopardize recovery.