Risk - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Risk.

DARE
ENDANGER
HAZARD
IMPERIL
PERIL
VENTURE
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DARE
  1. challenge; "I dare you!"
  2. take upon oneself; act presumptuously, without permission;
  3. to be courageous enough to try or do something; "I don't dare call him", "she dares to dress differently from the others"
  4. a challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy; "he could never refuse a dare"
ENDANGER
  1. put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position
  2. pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is endangering the crops"
HAZARD
  1. put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation; "I am guessing that the price of real estate will rise again"; "I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong"
  2. take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome; "When you buy these stocks you are gambling"
  3. put at risk; "I will stake my good reputation for this"
  4. an obstacle on a golf course
  5. an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another; "bad luck caused his downfall"; "we ran into each other by pure chance"
  6. a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune; "drinking alcohol is a health hazard"
IMPERIL
  1. pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is endangering the crops"
PERIL
  1. put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position
  2. pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is endangering the crops"
  3. a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury; "he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime"; "there was a danger he would do the wrong thing"
  4. a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune; "drinking alcohol is a health hazard"
  5. a state of danger involving risk
VENTURE
  1. an investment that is very risky but could yield great profits; "he knew the stock was a speculation when he bought it"
  2. put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation; "I am guessing that the price of real estate will rise again"; "I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong"
  3. proceed somewhere despite the risk of possible dangers; "We ventured into the world of high-tech and bought a supercomputer"
  4. put at risk; "I will stake my good reputation for this"
  5. any venturesome undertaking especially one with an uncertain outcome
  6. a commercial undertaking that risks a loss but promises a profit
Clue Database Last Updated: 16/09/2019 9:00am

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