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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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Table 2 provides the same information for RISKTAKER.
Bryan's students feel they can be risktakers and know that they will not be ridiculed for incorrect answers.
Risktakers are picking up stocks and lapping up the public issues lined up in the rising market.
True virtue is to buy at the bottom and the real risktakers recognise this is more or less now.
Their cosmopolitan nature, a home for adventurers and risktakers, a haven for nouveau riche and long-term poor, makes them "edgy" places, and frequent rows over the years with their capital cities are par for the course.
They are natural risktakers who become successful working within the strategy now in place and the availability of venture capital.
Risktakers may be drawn to the private sector, where they are more likely to be rewarded, while risk-avoiders seek out government work for job security.
Kent Stowell and Francia Russell, former New York City Ballet dancers and now artistic directors of Pacific Northwest Ballet, are also risktakers, seldom playing it safe with either their repertoire or their programming.
At the State Capitol, the time-portal exhibits will establish California as reflecting the cutting-edge of opportunity - and forever define Californians as risktakers, eccentrics, entrepreneurs and innovators with incredible capacity for periodically reinventing the state itself.
Those who pick red are energetic, ambitious and high-achieving risktakers, while those who opt for white are dreamers looking for inner contentment.
This generation has produced some of the best risktakers and problem solvers and inventors ever.