endanger verb definition in Conservation topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 verb: Conservation topic
endanger somebody/something to put somebody/something in a situation in which they could be harmed or damaged The health of our children is being endangered by exhaust fumes. That one mistake seriously endangered the future of the company. He denied possessing a rifle with intent to endanger life. Taking these drugs could seriously endanger your health. They are accused of causing an explosion likely to endanger life.