Definition of jeopardize verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    jeopardize

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ˈdʒɛpərˌdaɪz//
     
    jeopardize something/somebody(formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they jeopardize
     
    he / she / it jeopardizes
     
    past simple jeopardized
     
    -ing form jeopardizing
     
     
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  1. 1to risk harming or destroying something or someone synonym endanger
  2. 2 He would never do anything to jeopardize his career.
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