Part of speech:
Risk is the possibility or chance of loss, danger or injury.
Risk; peril; danger; jeopardy
A risk or gamble
Money or other consideration put at risk on a gamble, a bet, or some other uncertain occurrence.
An amount or object risked in a wager; a stake:
To expose to danger or risk:
To undertake the risk of; brave
(Poker) To provide another with money in order to play.
To engage in the buying or selling of a commodity with an element of risk on the chance of profit.
To compete against in a game or sport:
To put in jeopardy; risk loss, damage, or failure of; endanger
(Finance) To offset the risk associated with.
To play for stakes; gamble.
Brave means to face something with courage.
To furnish or strengthen with a back or backing.
To extend far down in a revealing way
(Informal) Used as an intensifier or to indicate annoyance when joined by and to a coordinate verb:
To fix or set (a price, value, etc.) on
To put up (a poster, notice, etc.) on (a wall, post, etc.); placard
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
A graphic representation, especially a detailed plan for construction or manufacture.
A program or policy stipulating a service or benefit:
A safety device, as on machinery
(Countable) An insurance policy
Safety is a state of being protected from potential harm or something that has been designed to protect and prevent harm.
Uncertainty is defined as doubt.
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