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Synonyms for jeopardy
ˈdʒɛp ər dijeop·ardy

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  1. jeopardynoun

    peril, danger, risk, hazard, gamble

  2. jeopardynoun

    Danger of loss, harm, or failure.

    The poor condition of the vehicle put its occupants in constant jeopardy.

    hazard, risk, gamble, peril, danger

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. jeopardy

    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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. jeopardy

    danger, peril, hazard, risk

    safety, security, provision, insurance

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. jeopardynoun

    hazard, danger, peril, risk, venture

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. jeopardynoun

    danger, peril, hazard, exposure

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  1. Mike Richards:

    Do you believe in them when they’re making a ruling in the game? the host of ‘Jeopardy!’ is the arbiter of the game. So do you buy them going, ‘Yes, that’s correct’?

  2. Maggie Nichols:

    These questions remain unanswered, and the survivors of Larry Nassar have a right to know why their well-being was placed into jeopardy by these individuals who chose not to do their jobs.

  3. Alex Trebek:

    On a personal level, Im excited because it gets me out of the house, it gives me something to do on a regular basis, and I was missing that. JEOPARDY! HOST ALEX TREBEK DONATES $500G TO LOS ANGELES-AREA HOMELESS SHELTER For his expanded role, Jennings, 46, will.

  4. Mark Warner:

    Michael Cohen was someone who lied to the committee, that got Michael Cohen into real jeopardy. ... Michael Cohen has an enormous number of unanswered questions about Trump Tower and a variety of other items that we need answers to.

  5. Dan Hess:

    Unless Chief Financial Officer Karen Hoguet enter the fourth quarter very clean... it puts into jeopardy the most important quarter of the year.

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