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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 for "endanger":

    jeopardize, jeopardise, threaten, imperil, undermine, compromise

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How to use endanger in a sentence?

  1. Austrian Vice-Chancellor Reinhold Mitterlehner:

    If necessary we must set such an example to show that a border is really a border. Naturally we should be careful to use means that do not endanger lives.

  2. 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.

  3. Salman Rushdie:

    The real risks for any artist are taken in pushing the work to the limits of what is possible, in the attempt to increase the sum of what it is possible to think. Books become good when they go to this edge and risk falling over it --when they endanger the artist by reason of what he has, or has not, artistically dared.

  4. George Washington:

    If I could have entertained the slightest apprehension that the Constitution framed by the Convention, where I had the honor to preside, might possibly endanger the religious rights of any ecclesiastical Society, certainly I would never have placed my signature to it.

  5. Matteo Salvini:

    I want to save lives but I’m paid by Italians to defend thesafety of Italian citizens. I don’t accept there are organizations ofpseudo-volunteers that endanger the lives of those who flee Africa and thenthink to disembark them all in Italy.

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