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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

References in classic literature ?
It is the surrender of the greatest to run risk and danger, and play dice for death.
According to Al Ware, senior risk manager at Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, Charleston, S.
The Project Management Institute uses the systems approach in the Guide to the PMBOK as a recommendation for implementing a risk management program.
While some degree of centralization may be needed to assure consistent adoption and independent oversight of risk functions, the implied involvement of the chief risk officer in line decision making may not be desirable.
And is the solvency-based model for risk measurement, capital allocation and pricing consistent with shareholder objectives?
In these situations, political risk was a cost of doing business that sometimes occurred in limited ways but rarely proved catastrophic, and could be mitigated through political risk insurance or early identification and use of mitigation techniques.
Systematic political risk management, in contrast to traditional views of country risk, looks beyond, for example, how short-term currency fluctuations and security concerns affect general market conditions to how political conditions influence a specific company's longer-term prospects and volatility in its markets and across the globe.
Many companies have minimal awareness of their IT risk exposure, aren't fully exploiting the breadth of tools to manage these risks, and haven't begun to systematically build the knowledge and processes to manage IT risks.
The concept of risk can be broadly defined as the likelihood and magnitude of outcomes that are different than expected.
All of the risk analyses were based on the 76% of women who were postmenopausal and for whom the rime since menopause was known.
Risk is everywhere even in the contracts camp directors execute to use other organizations' facilities, purchase services, and rent vehicles.
What many people don't know is that extra pounds mean an extra risk of cancer--of the breast, colon, esophagus, kidney, uterus, and possibly more.
banking agencies established specific standards for capital in relation to the risk of loss rather than simply commenting on institutions' capital adequacy to managers and boards of directors on a case-by-case basis, often in qualitative terms.
You also might discuss observations about attitude/rationalization that may indicate the presence of risk at the company.