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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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As fighter crews involved in daily air-to-air and air-to-ground training, we control both sides of this balance: the level of training risk, and the training gained from acceptable risk.
If EPA's review confirms NRDC's calculations -- yielding cancer risks hundreds of times greater than EPA's general threshold of acceptable risk -- "it's hard to believe there would be any kind of benefit that would make it worthwhile whintaining the chemicals [in question]," Tinsworth says.
The MEGA Suite is an EA and GRC solution that helps companies gain control of their operations and maximize business performance within acceptable risk levels.
About Our Company Since 2001, SecureState has been a leader in providing organizations with management consulting services focused in the Information Security field develops solutions to organizations' most complex business problems to reduce their level of acceptable risk.
We are committed to a prudent and acceptable risk management framework whilst playing a supportive role to the local economy".
These ratings bear testament to Ahlibank's strong underlying business fundamentals realised through effective and focused execution of its well-defined strategies within a prudent and acceptable risk management framework.
Members of all parties on the county council, when examining this, took the balanced view that the risk of an academy failing is outside the acceptable risk tolerance.
However, trials in the US of a new osteoporosis drug called odanacatib have been halted early after a team of independent monitors found it was effective and had acceptable risk factors.
Buyers at 23 on Sporting's Top South African index need a second place to ensure a profit but losses for third amount to only three and that is an acceptable risk as Oosty finished 15 spots ahead of Els on Sunday while Players champion Clark has not been overimpressive recently with one top-ten to his name, and that not in a strong tournament, since the end of July.
A PROVIDED you are an acceptable risk to the insurer, there shouldn't be problems.
Topics include an overview of ANSI Z10, serious injury prevention, human error reductions, achieving acceptable risk levels, implementation and operation, incident investigation, audit requirements, and management review.
It claimed that the customers had a "higher than acceptable risk profile".
The bank said it has sent letters to 160,000 people with a "higher than acceptable risk profile" informing them that their credit cards will stop working in 35 days.
They were being targeted because they had a "higher than acceptable risk profile".
AVOID UNACCEPTABLE RISKS A second approach would be for the agency to establish a level of acceptable risk and to rely on such a level across its air quality standards.