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Synonyms for jeopardy
ˈdʒɛp ər dijeop·ardy
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Danger is exposure to possible evil, which may be either near and probable or remote and doubtful; peril is exposure to imminent and sharply threatening evil, especially to such as results from violence. An invalid may be in danger of consumption; a disarmed soldier is in peril of death. Jeopardy is nearly the same as peril, but involves, like risk, more of the element of chance or uncertainty; a man tried upon a capital charge is said to be put in jeopardy of life. Insecurity is a feeble word, but exceedingly broad, applying to the placing of a dish, or the possibilities of a life, a fortune, or a government. Compare HAZARD.
danger, hazard, insecurity, peril, risk
defense, immunity, protection, safeguard, safety, security, shelter
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hazard, jeopardy, peril, risk, endangermentnoun
a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
"drinking alcohol is a health hazard"
luck, chance, risk, peril, fortune, riskiness, risk of infection, risk of exposure, hazard, danger, endangerment
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List of paraphrases for "jeopardy":
danger, risk, hazard, peril, criminality, threat, stake, incrimination, criminalization
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How to use jeopardy in a sentence?
He's Scott's appointee, so I assume this came from the governor, and if( state employees) didn't follow through on that directive, their jobs were in jeopardy.
They say they don’t want to put the economy in jeopardy, i think that would be the wrong approach.
Buzzy is strong and consistent, so between the three of us, I knew it was going to be a very competitive match, i was also thinking that I would be going up against two of the biggest personalities we’ve had on ‘Jeopardy!’ in the past few years. I didn’t want to be the boring one!
Johnny will be the announcer of ‘Jeopardy!’ as long as he would like to be the announcer of ‘Jeopardy!’ i have told him that, and it’s just how he is, humble. He’s never taken the job for granted.
Because I am clearly under investigation now and no attorney in their right mind would allow you to put yourself in that jeopardy, because this is not about Russian collusion, it's about the parsing of words. It's about process crimes and perjury traps, and I decline to participate.
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