jeopardize - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/ˈdʒepə(r)daɪz/
present tense
I/you/we/theyjeopardize
he/she/itjeopardizes
present participlejeopardizing
past tensejeopardized
past participlejeopardized
  1. to risk damaging or destroying something important

    Cuts in funding could jeopardize this vital research work.

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