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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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This jeopardizes any chance the San Fernando Valley has to have a rail line,'' said City Councilman Hal Bernson, who is Mayor Richard Riordan's alternate on the board.
1035 exchange jeopardizes any grandfathered tax benefits for insurance contracts.
If a taxpayer violates the prohibited transaction rules, he or she jeopardizes the IRA's tax-free status.
Israeli journalist Peretz Kidron observes, "When Rabin has done something which jeopardizes the peace process, such as the expulsion of the Palestinian Muslims or the attacks on Lebanese villages, he knows the United States will protect him from the international outrage.
Phoenix, to immediately cease injection of contaminated fluids into an underground well, an illegal activity that jeopardizes drinking water supplies.
Williams brutally chronicles a lifestyle that jeopardizes her success and her life before making crucial life-altering decisions.
First, immature staff behavior jeopardizes camper safety and camper discipline.
Teen Molly has always been plagued with nightmares of drowning--to the point that she jeopardizes her high school graduation and perfect academic records by refusing to get into the water.
Paying the media also jeopardizes their important role as unbiased observers in society.
It is time for Congress to investigate the illegal Iraq war as we move toward the third year of the endless quagmire that many security experts believe jeopardizes U.
Awareness and action by the counselor may avert a situation that jeopardizes the rehabilitation plan and goals, and may lead to a loss of sobriety.