jeopardous

adjective
jeop·​ar·​dous | \ -dəs \

Definition of jeopardous

: marked by risk or danger : perilous, hazardous takes such jeopardous episodes philosophically … as occupational liabilitiesNatural History

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History and Etymology for jeopardous

Middle English jupartous, jeopartous, from jupartie, jeopartie + -ous

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“Jeopardous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jeopardous. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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