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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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We include AGE, the age of the head of household in the analysis of RATIO and the age of the survey respondent in the analysis of RISKTAKER, to allow for systematic differences in financial risk taking by chronological age.
Determined not to let the sinking ship become a wreck, risktaker Paul Lewis decided to take the plunge and buy the iconic store in a bid to turn its fortunes around.
I can promise everyone that the show is going to bea lot of fun and, as everyone knows, I am a real risktaker.
The classic shape and fabric reveal she is not a risktaker.
Food Minister Tom Hayes said: "We have to have risktakers who will venture out and set up businesses that directly contribute to economic recovery.
According to the Gordon Burn Trust, the prize was set up "to celebrate, amongst many things, risktakers and people, like Gordon, who are prepared to stare horror in the face".
Learners become risktakers and learn to develop self-confidence in their abilities.
WHILE United try to be clever in their transfer dealings they are in fact risktakers.
In all cases, the librarians are risktakers, entrepreneurial.
But I found a group of people who only care about story, that are huge risktakers, that would do anything to bring that big story to the audience.
In addition to being creative, ambitious, tenacious, confident, independent, resilient, committed and hard-working, owners of new businesses must be risktakers, because the odds of their enterprises surviving are against them.
He's of the breed of risktakers who put the world into financial crisis and recession.
Wrong, I hadn''t bargained for the risktakers who''d left everything till the last minute and were now in a death-defying race to make it home.
He challenged the city to embrace risktakers if it wanted to find the new businessmodels that would drive the future creative economy.