Risk

Risk

, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Risked (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Risking.] [CF. F. risquer. See Risk, n.] 1. To expose to risk, hazard, or peril; to venture; as, to risk goods on board of a ship; to risk one's person in battle; to risk one's fame by a publication.
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2. To incur the risk or danger of; as, to risk a battle.
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Syn. -- To hazard; peril; endanger; jeopard.
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