Definition of endanger
- recklessly endangering innocent lives
- driving to endanger
Parents feared that the dog could endanger their children.
The severe drought has endangered crops throughout the area.
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: to cause (someone or something) to be in a dangerous place or situation
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of the same or a similar kind or nature
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