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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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Aballi did not resort to pigments or anything else to stop the inevitable corrosion of such a flimsy material as cardboard, in spite of running the risk of its deterioration and, ultimately, of its disappearance.
With these and other exchanges looking to add breadth and depth to their services, investors have grown concerned that the companies could be too aggressive, running the risk of overpaying for new assets.
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