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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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They provide that an investment will be considered jeopardizing if a foundation s managers fail to exercise ordinary business care and prudence, but the regulations are silent on whether the relationship of an investment to a foundation s mission is also a permissible consideration.
Filipino and other foreign-trained nurses' right to apply to the program without jeopardizing their application for permanent residency has now been confirmed.
Letter Ruling 9231053 once again indicates that organizations employing clergy in nontraditional functions need to be aware of whether they are jeopardizing the individual's eligibility for the tax-free parsonage allowance.
Pass the cost on by raising prices, jeopardizing domestic and international market share, employment, and survival of the business.
Investigators said Smith is suspected of two other assaults, including one involving an elderly woman who was shot in her home as she resisted an intruder, but they would not release any additional information for fear of jeopardizing the cases.
I think they are really jeopardizing public safety with these budget cuts.
Whether we were right or wrong, you do not punish society by jeopardizing the lives of the citizens and the police officers who have to go out and rearrest armed gang members.