Part of speech:
To venture upon; undertake or try:
To expose to danger; chance; risk
Chance means to happen by luck or fortune.
To play games of chance for money or some other stake
To expose (money, merchandise, etc.) to chance of loss
To establish (a claim) in this way
To engage in the buying or selling of a commodity with an element of risk on the chance of profit.
Plunge is defined as to dive, thrust or go into something, usually with force or speed.
To threaten or be a danger (to)
To put in jeopardy; risk loss, damage, or failure of; endanger
To engage in indecent exposure of (oneself).
To expose to harm or danger; imperil.
To have courage for; venture upon
Brave means to face something with courage.
(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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
To maintain confidently, as if making a bet:
To cause (someone) to feel that his or her power, social standing, or self-esteem is in danger of being diminished:
To reduce in quality, value, or degree; weaken or lower:
Exposure to the risk of harm or loss:
A defendant’s risk of punishment.
Apparent chance for success
The definition of an opportunity is an favorable situation for a positive outcome.
Something whose occurrence depends on chance or uncertain conditions; a possible, unforeseen, or accidental occurrence
Chance or chance occurrence
Safety is a state of being protected from potential harm or something that has been designed to protect and prevent harm.
A pledge or formal promise made to secure against loss, damage, or default; a security.
The quality, state, or fact of being certain
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