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Do you realize how much you’re risking by supporting him in this?
It’s a lot of money to risk on a start-up company.
She risked a quick glance back over her shoulder.
Do you think I should risk sending him a letter?
It was a no-parking zone, but I decided to risk it anyway.
This is the American English definition of risk. View British English definition of risk.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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