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Noun
A danger or risk
“A high incidence of brush fires has raised concerns about the potential hazard that could result from exposed terrain affected by heat.”
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Chance, fate or luck affecting an event or outcome
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“George wondered whether it was purely by hazard that the band decided to play a song with lyrics that appeared to question his integrity.”
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A thing that provides resistance, delay, or obstruction to something or someone
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A risky action undertaken with the hope of success
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The chance of something happening
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An accident, mistake, or problem
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An extremely dangerous location, structure or device
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Severe suffering, difficulty or privation
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The fact or state of having great seriousness or importance
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Downside
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A dangerous situation
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The state or condition of being unsafe or posing a risk
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A difficult situation, or the involvement in one
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Cancer-causing agent
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A very unusual and unexpected event or situation
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The state of having no protection from something harmful
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A state of unrest or disorder, usually between opposing factions
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Verb
To expose to danger or the risk of loss
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“I would hazard a bet that hardly anyone knew or cared what the creators said.”
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To take a risk or chance on
“I hazard to state that there would be very few rape victims who are not, on a daily basis, reminded of the crime committed against them.”
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To bet money or something else in a gamble
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To discover (something) by guesswork or intuition
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To give as security on a loan
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To accept or commence a given responsibility or engagement
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