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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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The contribution was returned by Parks' campaign and the church was warned such donations jeopardized its tax-exempt status.
has appointed an independent counsel, Michael Stern, an experienced but low-profile Capitol Hill lawyer--to look into whether national security was jeopardized by Duke's crimes.
Grambling, whose financial struggles jeopardized its accreditation in recent years, hired Judson with the school's past in mind.
The appeals court held that summary judgment was precluded by a genuine issue of material fact as to whether it was reasonable for the officer to use of pepper spray and force against the prisoner who failed to obey commands, but who had not jeopardized any person's safety or threatened prison security.
The online service is continuously updated and is proactive, prompting users to take necessary actions before compliance is jeopardized.
However, their co-workers may believe that their own safety is jeopardized if affected officers do not disclose their HIV status.
Medtrans asserted, under established California law and court-approved jury instructions concerning the duration of a professional's responsibility, that a CPA could not, under any circumstances, withdraw from an engagement if it unduly jeopardized the interest of a client.
Quintero and his colleagues performed the procedure, called operative fetoscopy, to tie a knot in the umbilical cord of an 18-week-old fetus that lacked a brain and heart and jeopardized the life of its healthy twin, they write in the Feb.
When sales are jeopardized, jobs are jeopardized," said Allen, adding that AT&T will not be able to make its revenue targets if the U.
the government's interests will not be jeopardized by treating the election as valid.
If these unwarranted exemptions are approved, workforce quality will suffer and resident health will be severely jeopardized.
THE deal worked out between the Los Angeles Police Department and the LAX Airport Police settles a long-simmering dispute that could have jeopardized public safety.