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risk (n):
a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury
Samples
he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime.
there was a danger he would do the wrong thing

Related Words: peril
risk (n):
the probability of being exposed to an infectious agent
risk (n):
the probability of becoming infected given that exposure to an infectious agent has occurred
risk (n):
a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
Samples
drinking alcohol is a health hazard
Related Words: hazardjeopardyperil
risk (v):
take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome
Samples
When you buy these stocks you are gambling
Related Words: adventurechancegamblehazard
risk (v):
expose to a chance of loss or damage
Samples
We risked losing a lot of money in this venture.
Why risk your life?
She laid her job on the line when she told the boss that he was wrong
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Two eyes see more than one

İki göz, bir gözden iyi görür.
Having two eyes is certainly better than having just one because two eyes provide us with stereo vision and depth perception.


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