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Synonyms for risk

stand a chance of




Synonyms for risk

a possibility of danger or harm

exposure to possible harm, loss, or injury

a venture depending on chance

to expose to possible loss or damage

to subject to danger or destruction

to put up as a stake in a game or speculation

to run the risk of

Synonyms for risk

a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury

the probability of becoming infected given that exposure to an infectious agent has occurred

the probability of being exposed to an infectious agent

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THE cost of failure in football escalates with each crazy season, but now it seems our teams are quite prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice - life itself
The potential cost of failure is too appalling to contemplate.
WALES goal-hero John Hartson, today revealed the cost of failure is driving the Welsh team on the road to 2004 Euro-glory.
This feature on the cost of failure of new product development seemed to miss the crucial point of any marketing innovation.
The Tube Turns Tool-less[R] closure was developed over the last two years to meet the needs of the most demanding customer requirements in the energy field, where the cost of failure can be significant.
Some people have said that this is about rewarding failure, but if you don't give kids confidence during those early adolescent years the cost of failure to society is simply enormous in terms of homelessness, drug problems and the prison population.
Let's be clear, as well as an economic cost, there is a huge political cost of failure.
Minister Walsh added that the cost of failure would have been huge.
The risks of failure are too great and the cost of failure is too large to simply continue to operate in a vacuum.
The automated management capabilities of the combined HP and Tidal solution will enable Ryerson Tull to streamline the process of automating, integrating and managing business application workflows, decrease staff effort, and dramatically reduce total cost of failure," said Len Bogolin, senior manager of Distributed Systems, Ryerson Tull.
THE value of promotion - or cost of failure - in these days of high football finance has never been more clearly illustrated than in the story of Bolton Wanderers.
Given the high cost of failure in drug development, it is crucial that researchers have tools that provide high-quality information about drug targets.