jeopard


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jeopard

(ˈdʒɛpɑːd)
vb (tr)
to put in jeopardy

jeop•ard•ize

(ˈdʒɛp ərˌdaɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to put in jeopardy; hazard; risk; imperil.
[1640–50]
References in classic literature ?
And when they heard of his adventures they marveled that he would jeopard his person so alone.
And, by the Saint Christopher at my baldric,'' said the good yeoman, ``were there no other cause than the safety of that poor faithful knave, Wamba, I would jeopard a joint ere a hair of his head were hurt.
We got through in the nick of time, and shall we jeopard what we've gained?
In addition, the JEOPARD project will develop a platform-independent software development interface for real-time multicore systems.