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Synonyms for endanger
ɛnˈdeɪn dʒər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise, menace, threaten, imperil, peril(verb)

    pose a threat to; present a danger to

    "The pollution is endangering the crops"

    Synonyms:
    imperil, stake, threaten, venture, peril, jeopardise, menace, hazard, jeopardize, scupper, expose, adventure

  2. queer, expose, scupper, endanger, peril(verb)

    put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position

    Synonyms:
    scotch, bushwhack, let on, frustrate, bring out, unwrap, exhibit, disclose, foil, lurk, jeopardise, expose, waylay, peril, reveal, debunk, thwart, imperil, threaten, give away, break, baffle, divulge, spoil, lie in wait, ambush, menace, jeopardize, scupper, cross, uncover, ambuscade, bilk, display, discover, let out

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. endanger

    Synonyms:
    imperil, expose, per il, jeopardize, hazard, risk

    Antonyms:
    cover, defend, protect, shield, screen

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. endanger(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    hazard, risk, peril, jeopardize, commit, compromit, expose to danger, put at hazard, put in peril, put in jeopardy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. endanger(v)

    Synonyms:
    imperil

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    jeopardize, jeopardise, threaten, imperil, undermine, compromise

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How to use endanger in a sentence?

  1. Dmitri Trenin:

    Russia is worried that Korea could become potentially a battleground for a new conflict ... potentially with nuclear overtones, it is also worried that the North Korean nuclear and missile programs could lead to accidents that could endanger Russian security.

  2. The CBP statement:

    Whenever possible, the releases have been coordinated with local non-governmental organizations (NGOs). As NGOs have reached their capacities, CBP has released family units at transportation hubs during daylight hours when the weather does not endanger those released.

  3. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal:

    If Secretary Clinton goes along with President Obama's efforts to appease Iran, it will make our enemies stronger, endanger our ally Israel and trigger a nuclear arms race in the Middle East that will destabilize the region.

  4. Yang Guang:

    Participating in peaceful marches and gatherings is totally different to those who unscrupulously challenge the' one country, two systems' bottom line... deface and insult the national flag, violently attack police and innocent citizens, seriously damage public and private property and endanger public safety.

  5. John Adams:

    There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty.


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