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jeop·ard·ize

 (jĕp′ər-dīz′)
tr.v. jeop·ard·ized, jeop·ard·iz·ing, jeop·ard·izes
To expose to loss or injury; imperil. See Synonyms at endanger.

jeopardize

(ˈdʒɛpəˌdaɪz) or

jeopardise

vb (tr)
1. to risk; hazard: he jeopardized his job by being persistently unpunctual.
2. to put in danger; imperil

jeop•ard•ize

(ˈdʒɛp ərˌdaɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to put in jeopardy; hazard; risk; imperil.
[1640–50]

jeopardize


Past participle: jeopardized
Gerund: jeopardizing

Imperative
jeopardize
jeopardize
Present
I jeopardize
you jeopardize
he/she/it jeopardizes
we jeopardize
you jeopardize
they jeopardize
Preterite
I jeopardized
you jeopardized
he/she/it jeopardized
we jeopardized
you jeopardized
they jeopardized
Present Continuous
I am jeopardizing
you are jeopardizing
he/she/it is jeopardizing
we are jeopardizing
you are jeopardizing
they are jeopardizing
Present Perfect
I have jeopardized
you have jeopardized
he/she/it has jeopardized
we have jeopardized
you have jeopardized
they have jeopardized
Past Continuous
I was jeopardizing
you were jeopardizing
he/she/it was jeopardizing
we were jeopardizing
you were jeopardizing
they were jeopardizing
Past Perfect
I had jeopardized
you had jeopardized
he/she/it had jeopardized
we had jeopardized
you had jeopardized
they had jeopardized
Future
I will jeopardize
you will jeopardize
he/she/it will jeopardize
we will jeopardize
you will jeopardize
they will jeopardize
Future Perfect
I will have jeopardized
you will have jeopardized
he/she/it will have jeopardized
we will have jeopardized
you will have jeopardized
they will have jeopardized
Future Continuous
I will be jeopardizing
you will be jeopardizing
he/she/it will be jeopardizing
we will be jeopardizing
you will be jeopardizing
they will be jeopardizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been jeopardizing
you have been jeopardizing
he/she/it has been jeopardizing
we have been jeopardizing
you have been jeopardizing
they have been jeopardizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been jeopardizing
you will have been jeopardizing
he/she/it will have been jeopardizing
we will have been jeopardizing
you will have been jeopardizing
they will have been jeopardizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been jeopardizing
you had been jeopardizing
he/she/it had been jeopardizing
we had been jeopardizing
you had been jeopardizing
they had been jeopardizing
Conditional
I would jeopardize
you would jeopardize
he/she/it would jeopardize
we would jeopardize
you would jeopardize
they would jeopardize
Past Conditional
I would have jeopardized
you would have jeopardized
he/she/it would have jeopardized
we would have jeopardized
you would have jeopardized
they would have jeopardized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.jeopardize - pose a threat tojeopardize - pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is endangering the crops"
exist, be - have an existence, be extant; "Is there a God?"
2.jeopardize - put at risk; "I will stake my good reputation for this"
lay on the line, put on the line, risk - expose to a chance of loss or damage; "We risked losing a lot of money in this venture"; "Why risk your life?"; "She laid her job on the line when she told the boss that he was wrong"

jeopardize

verb endanger, threaten, put at risk, put in jeopardy, risk, expose, gamble, hazard, menace, imperil, put on the line The talks may still be jeopardized by disputes.

jeopardize

verb
To subject to danger or destruction:
Translations
ohrozit
bringe i fare
stofna í hættu
tehlikeye atmak/sokmak

jeopardize

[ˈdʒepədaɪz] VT (= endanger) → arriesgar, poner en peligro; (= compromise) → comprometer

jeopardize

[ˈdʒɛpərdaɪz] vtmettre en péril, compromettre

jeopardize

jeopardize

[ˈdʒɛpəˌdaɪz] vtmettere in pericolo, mettere a repentaglio

jeopardy

(ˈdʒepədi) noun
danger.
ˈjeopardize, ˈjeopardise verb
to put in danger. Bad spelling could jeopardize your chances of passing the exam.
References in classic literature ?
Because there were two boats in his wake, and he supposed, no doubt, that they would of course come up to Pip very quickly, and pick him up; though, indeed, such considerations towards oarsmen jeopardized through their own timidity, is not always manifested by the hunters in all similar instances; and such instances not unfrequently occur; almost invariably in the fishery, a coward, so called, is marked with the same ruthless detestation peculiar to military navies and armies.
My intention," said Mazarin, "is not that you go with a great following; my plans require secrecy, and would be jeopardized by a too extravagant equipment.
The basket being large and heavy, Car had placed it for convenience of porterage on the top of her head, where it rode on in jeopardized balance as she walked with arms akimbo.
So long as the powerful reptilian race of Pellucidar continued to propagate, just so long would the position of man within the inner world be jeopardized.
She reproached herself for the thoughtless selfishness that had jeopardized the peace and safety of others.
Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella said on Sunday Malacaang would refrain from making comments on the latest developments in the main battle area of Marawi City so the operations would not be jeopardized.
ISLAMABAD, February 13, 2010 (Balochistan Times): President of PML (Like Minded) Senator Salim Saifullah Khan Saturday termed the presidents appointments in superior judiciary without the consultations with Chief Justice of Pakistan as unconstitutional, saying that the orders had jeopardized the entire political system.
Summary: The economic recovery will be jeopardized owing to the unprecedented decline in the oil reserves, which might cause an "energy crisis," Dr Fatih Birol, the chief economist at the International Energy Agency (IEA), said in an interview published Monday in London.
Dozens of houses of worship in Los Angeles and throughout California have jeopardized their nonprofit status by giving money from their collection plates to political candidates, the Daily News has learned.
After fellow committee member Randy "Duke" Cunningham pled guilty to accepting bribes from defense contractors, Lewis put together a brief informal review into whether Cunningham's activities on the committee jeopardized national security.
The Senate in the Dominican Republic has voted to drop a new tax on soft drinks made with corn sweeteners, a tariff that has jeopardized the country's membership of a regional trade pact with the United States, reports Reuters (Dec.
Grambling, whose financial struggles jeopardized its accreditation in recent years, hired Judson with the school's past in mind.