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1. endanger

verb. ['ɛnˈdeɪndʒɝ'] pose a threat to; present a danger to.

Synonyms

  • jeopardise
  • imperil
  • be
  • menace
  • jeopardize
  • exist
  • threaten

Antonyms

  • miss
  • disengage
  • discolor
  • abstain

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Words that Rhyme with Endanger

  • exchanger
  • stranger
  • pranger
  • granger
  • ranger
  • manger
  • changer
  • arranger

Example sentences of the word endanger


1. Verb, base form
The bricks could crack under the heat and it could endanger the integrity of the whole fireplace and collapse.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Identifying hazards and poorly planned procedures that endanger workers is the first step towards improving safety.

Quotes containing the word endanger


1. The United States is the world's best hope, but if you fetter her in the interests and quarrels of other nations, if you tangle her in the intrigues of Europe, you will destroy her power for good and endanger her very existence.
- Henry Cabot Lodge

2. Did you see that dress?” "I saw the dress.” "Did you like it?” He didn't answer. I took that as a yes. "Am I going to endanger my reputation if I wear it to the dance?” When he spoke, I could barely hear him. "You'll endanger the school.” I smiled and fell asleep.
- Richelle Mead, Vampire Academy

2. endanger

verb. ['ɛnˈdeɪndʒɝ'] put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position.

Synonyms

  • scupper
  • bear on
  • impact
  • touch on
  • touch
  • queer
  • affect
  • compromise
  • bear upon
  • expose

Antonyms

  • stifle
  • discontinue
  • worsen
  • break
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