Definition Of risk


a situation involving exposure to danger.

flouting the law was too much of a risk

expose (someone or something valued) to danger, harm, or loss.

he risked his life to save his dog

Example Of risk

  • risk prevention

  • a high consumption of caffeine was suggested as a risk factor for loss of bone mass

  • Because I was having this child in my early forties, there was a slight risk factor.

  • Before you proceed, make sure that your investment is worth the risk .

  • But why risk his reputation as a scientist by perpetuating such a falsehood?

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