Nouns (5)

danger, peril, risk
n. a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury; "he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime"; "there was a danger he would do the wrong thing"
risk of exposure, risk
n. the probability of being exposed to an infectious agent

Verbs (11)

take a chance, run a risk, take chances, adventure, hazard, risk, chance, gamble
v. take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome; "When you buy these stocks you are gambling"
lay on the line, put on the line, risk
v. expose to a chance of loss or damage; "We risked losing a lot of money in this venture"; "Why risk your life?"; "She laid her job on the line when she told the boss that he was wrong"

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Fuzzynyms (32)

wager, bet
n. the act of gambling; "he did it on a bet"
danger, peril, risk
n. a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury; "he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime"; "there was a danger he would do the wrong thing"
hazard, chance, fortune, luck
n. an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another; "bad luck caused his downfall"; "we ran into each other by pure chance"
wager, bet, stakes, stake
n. the money risked on a gamble
risk of exposure, risk
n. the probability of being exposed to an infectious agent
menace
n. a threat or the act of threatening; "he spoke with desperate menace"
menace
n. a threat or the act of threatening; "he spoke with desperate menace"
theorize
v. form or construct theories; "he thinks and theorizes all day"
theorize
v. form or construct theories; "he thinks and theorizes all day"
peril, endanger, scupper, expose, queer
v. put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position
dare
v. to be courageous enough to try or do something; "I don't dare call him", "she dares to dress differently from the others"
jeopardize, stake, adventure, hazard, venture
v. put at risk; "I will stake my good reputation for this"
menace
v. act in a threatening manner; "A menacing person"
menace
v. act in a threatening manner; "A menacing person"

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