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Synonyms for endanger
ɛnˈdeɪn dʒəren·dan·ger

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  1. endanger

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

    cover, defend, protect, shield, screen

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  1. endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise, menace, threaten, imperil, perilverb

    pose a threat to; present a danger to

    "The pollution is endangering the crops"

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

  2. queer, expose, scupper, endanger, perilverb

    put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position

    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

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  1. endangerverb

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

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  1. endangerverb


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  1. List of paraphrases for "endanger":

    jeopardize, jeopardise, threaten, imperil, undermine, compromise

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How to use endanger in a sentence?

  1. Chief Financial Officer Christophe Cros:

    We did not achieve that target in the first quarter, but that does not endanger full-year guidance.

  2. Marc Perrone:

    UFCW is calling on Congress to act on these priorities and deliver the strong support and protections America's essential workers need as Covid cases continue to endanger those on the front lines across the country, every worker should be paid a $ 15 minimum wage, and essential frontline workers also need hazard pay for the enormous health and safety risks they continue face during this pandemic.

  3. British Prime Minister David Cameron:

    A decision will made before the end of the year, it is important now that there is a very detailed report that we study and are very clear about the legal position. If we say anything now before studying the report, we will endanger whatever decision is made.

  4. Jonathan Hatami:

    Facts to consider are suspects' prior record, facts of the crime itself, public safety, victims' rights and safety, any prior failures to appear, and any bench warrants. There are many programs already in place in county jail to help and assist the wrongdoer. We don’t need to endanger the public a second time or implement some political experiment and just sit back and see what happens.

  5. 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.

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