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Verb
Present participle for to do something despite the danger it may pose
“He knew it was a dicey investment but decided to risk it anyway.”
Verb
Present participle for to expose to danger or the risk of loss
“He refused to risk his reputation as a scientist by perpetuating falsehoods.”
Verb
Present participle for to attempt something despite the danger it may pose
“After weighing up the pros and cons of meeting my mother-in-law, I decided to risk it.”
Verb
Present participle for to take a risk or chance on
“Let's get to the airport early so we don't risk missing our flight.”
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