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risk (n):
a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury
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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
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When you buy these stocks you are gambling
Related Words: adventurechancegamblehazard
risk (v):
expose to a chance of loss or damage
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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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Do not cry over that which is gone

Geçmişe pişmanlık duyma.
do not worry about your past


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