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Risks, threats and dangers

risk

noun

the possibility that something unpleasant or dangerous might happen

hazard

noun

something that could be dangerous or could cause damage or accidents

menace

noun

someone or something that is dangerous and likely to cause harm

fear

noun

something bad or unpleasant that you are afraid might happen

threat

noun

someone who might defeat you or might cause problems for you

danger

noun

a person or thing that might harm someone or damage something

peril

noun

danger

gambling

noun

a situation in which you take a risk on something that can give you important benefits

the perils of (doing) something

danger or problems connected with a particular activity

stakes

noun

the things that you can gain or lose by taking a risk, for example in business or politics

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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old and no longer in good condition

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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